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"Purple Rain" Screening at the Sheldon Theatre on April 27 at 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 26 2016 2:41 PM  •   Categorized In General Administration
The Sheldon is pleased to invite all to attend a screening of Prince’s iconic film “Purple Rain” tomorrow night at 7:00 p.m. We hope that this can serve as an important opportunity for the community to gather to honor a great Minnesota performing arts legend, whose contributions on so many levels touched the world and shaped a generation. As the region’s live performance hub, the Sheldon is committed to timely, responsive programming in addition to our regular ‘season.’ We’ll have the dance floor ready, concessions stand open, and Prince music on after the film …

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Graffiti on Barn Bluff

Tuesday, April 26 2016 1:45 PM  •   Categorized In General Administration
(April 26, 2016, Red Wing, Minn.) – The City of Red Wing is following current policy of painting over anything on the bluff when complaints are received. The City is initiating a public process on May 12 at 6:00 p.m. in the Foot Room of the Red Wing Public Library to gather information from citizens about their thoughts about the Barn Bluff Master Plan and people can also comment on the current practice related to the painting on the bluff. Future public meetings will be scheduled to discuss this matter in more detail. The City Council confirmed at the April 25 Council meeting that until the public meet…

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Retirement Reception for Fire Chief Tom Schneider

Thursday, April 7 2016 5:20 PM  •   Categorized In General Administration
We invite you to join in the celebration of Fire Chief Tom Schneider's retirement. A reception will be held in the gathering area of the City Council Chambers at City Hall from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. on Monday, April 11, 2016.  The public is encouraged to attend.

City Council Resolution in Support of School Referendum

Tuesday, March 29 2016 9:25 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
At the City Council meeting on March 28, the Red Wing City Council unanimously voted in support of a resolution which supports the passage of the Red Wing School District’s building bond election on April 12, 2016.   Please click here to view Resolution No. 6939. For more information about the Red Wing School District referendum: http://redwing.k12.mn.us/page/3151

Heritage Preservation Commission Seeks Nominees For 2016 Preservation Awards of Merit

Monday, March 21 2016 6:32 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
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…

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What's in store for 2016 by Council Administrator Kuhlmann

Monday, March 21 2016 6:08 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
A new blog posting by Council Administrator Kay Kuhlmann is available here: http://www.red-wing.org/blog/city-administration/2016.html

Controlled Prescribed Burns at Sorin’s Bluff/Memorial Park on Friday, March 11, 2016

Friday, March 11 2016 5:07 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
The Conservation Corps of Minnesota (CCM) in cooperation with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR), the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the City of Red Wing, Friends of the Bluffs, and Audubon Minnesota will be conducting controlled prescribed burns of select native and planted prairies on Sorin’s Bluff/Memorial Park on Friday, March 11, 2016.  The purpose of the burns is to reduce invasive species in these areas and to stimulate existing prairie plants.  The burns are an important step of a long range management plan to preserve and enhance the native and restored prairie commu…

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Highlights of 2015 by Council Administrator Kay Kuhlmann

Monday, February 29 2016 10:38 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
Please follow the link to Kay's Blog for her update on 2015. 

Controlled Prescribed Burns at the BTCA - February 27, 2016

Tuesday, February 23 2016 11:33 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
The Conservation Corps of Minnesota (CCM) in cooperation with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR), the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the City of Red Wing, the Red Wing School District, and Friends of the Bluffs will be conducting controlled prescribed burns of select native prairies at the Billings-Thomfohr Conservation Area (BTCA) on Saturday, February 27, 2016.  The purpose of the burns is to reduce invasive species in these areas and to stimulate existing prairie plants.  The burns are an important step of a long range management plan to preserve and enhance the native and resto…

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Barn Bluff Master Plan Feedback

Friday, January 29 2016 6:35 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
 If you were not able to attend the Open House on Thursday, January 28, 2016 to review concepts for the Barn Bluff Master Plan there is an opportunity to see the presentations and provide feedback by clicking the link HERE. The survey will be open until the end of the day on Friday, February 5, 2016.
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