The Conservation Corps of Minnesota (CCM) in cooperation with the City of Red Wing will be conducting a controlled, prescribed burn of select native prairie on Sorin’s Bluff/Memorial Park on Wednesday, March 22, 2017. The purpose of a controlled, prescribed burn is to reduce invasive species in select areas and to stimulate existing prairie plants. Prescribed burns are an important step of a long range management plan to preserve and enhance the native and restored prairie communities within the City of Red Wing. The schedule for the prescribed burn on March 22, 2017 is dependent on we… Read full article »
The Red Wing Heritage Preservation Commission is seeking nominees from the community for their annual Preservation Awards of Merit. Each year the Heritage Preservation Commission presents the Awards of Merit to individuals, institutions, and businesses who have been involved in exceptional local historic preservation projects. The Red Wing Heritage Preservation Commission will present this year’s Awards of Merit during National Preservation Month in May.
Residential, civic, institutional, and commercial nominations are welcome. The Heritage Preservation Commission uses the follo… Read full article »
The Red Wing Heritage Preservation Commission has cancelled their Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 meeting at City Hall. The meeting was cancelled due to lack of quorum
City crews will be plowing snow until 4pm today (Sunday, Dec 11) and back on our streets at 2am Monday. They ask that you please keep your cars off streets today and tomorrow. This allows them to safely clear the streets for everyone. There are many public lots available and if you have space for a neighbors' car please extend that offer. The Public Work crews will be grateful. No snow emergency will be called.
Come meet your new City Council Members! On January 3rd the City Council will hold its inaugural ceremony and organizational meeting at 5:00 PM in the Red Wing City Council Chambers. A Reception will immediately follow the meeting. City Council members are our government representatives on the local level; come get to know them!
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) announced today that the Environmental Assessment Worksheet (EAW) for Lab USA’s Ash Processing Project in Red Wing, Minnesota is now available for review and there will be a special public information meeting on December 7, 2016 in Red Wing.
The EAW for Lab USA’s Ash Processing Project is complete and now available for review. The MPCA uses the EAW and any comments received to evaluate the potential for significant environmental effects from the project and to decide on the need for an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) which is a more detailed study of… Read full article »
The City of Red Wing Advisory Planning Commission will be conducting a Public Hearing in the City Council Chambers at City Hall on Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at 7:00 p.m., to hear and make a recommendation on a Zoning Text Amendment to Recodify Chapter 11 of the Red Wing City Code (Zoning Code). To view the changes click on the links below.
05 – General Provisions
10 – Definitions
15 – Zoning Districts and Provisions
20 – Agricultural District Regulations
25 – Residential District Regulations
30 – Business District Regulations
35 – Industrial D… Read full article »
The City of Red Wing is providing the following schedule of building closures and services for the Labor Day Holiday Week.
City Hall, Public Works, the Red Wing Public Library and the Solid Waste Campus will all be CLOSED on Monday, September 5th .
Refuse & Recycling Collection Schedule:
Monday, September 5th – NO COLLECTION
Tuesday, September 6th – Monday’s Route picked up
Wednesday, September 7th – Tuesday’s Route picked up
Thursday, September 8th – Wednesday’s Route picked up
Friday, September 9th – Thursday’s Route picked up
The Red Wing Housing & Redevelopment Authority (HRA) was awarded $3.7 million dollars in funding through the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency (MHFA) for Jordan Tower II, an eight story apartment complex constructed in 1979, during the August 25 MHFA Board meeting in St. Paul.
Work on this loan application began with a Physical Needs Assessment (PNA) completed in 2015 indicating nearly $6 million in capital improvements will be needed in the next 20 years. MHFA funded the needs of those critical and non-critical capital improvements needed in the next six years. The rehabilitation work will al… Read full article »