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… Read full article »
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.
The Red Wing Advisory Planning Commission is pleased to announce Public Open House for the Barn Bluff Master Plan to take place on Thursday January 28, 2016 from 5:30 to 8:00 PM in the Foot Room of the Red Wing Public Library.
The city initiated a process to develop a Master Plan for Barn Bluff earlier last fall and is now ready to share feedback from surveys, focus group sessions and the public workshop that was held on November 4, 2015. City staff and the consultant team represented by Hoisington Koegler Group and Loam, Inc. will also be on hand to share concepts that have been developed based on citizen f… Read full article »
The Mayor’s Task Force on Streets and Sidewalks for a Healthy Red Wing is pleased to announce a public Open House taking place on Wednesday January 13 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Foot Room of the Red Wing Public Library.
One of the key objectives stated in Red Wing’s Comprehensive Plan of 2007 is making Red Wing a more walkable community. In continuation of that work, the current Mayor’s Task Force on Streets and Sidewalks has been researching data and gathering community input on a variety of sidewalk issues. The Task Force now invites the public to an Open House to learn about the Task … Read full article »
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The City of Red Wing encourages citizens to take an active interest in their community. You can make a difference in your community and take a leadership role by volunteering to serve on a board or commission!
Currently, there are openings on the Charter Commission, Heritage Preservation Commission, Human Rights Commission, Sister Cities Commission and Sustainability Commission.
To join a Board or Commission click here for an application.
Red Wing City Council and the Charter Commission share in the process for recommending appointments to the Charter Commission. If you would like to serve on the Charter C… Read full article »
The City of Red Wing is providing the following schedule of building closures and services for the Thanksgiving Holiday Week.
City Hall and the Public Works Building will all be CLOSED on both Thursday & Friday, November 26th & 27th.
The Red Wing Public Library will be CLOSED on Thursday, November 26th, but will be OPEN during regular business hours on Friday, November 27th from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
The Solid Waste Campus will be CLOSED on both Thursday & Friday, November 26th & 27th, but will be OPEN on Saturday, November 28th from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm
Refuse & Recycling Collecti… Read full article »
The Red Wing Advisory Planning Commission is pleased to announce the Kickoff Public Workshop for the Barn Bluff Master Plan to take place on Wednesday November 4, 2015 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM in the Foot Room of the Red Wing Public Library.
Barn Bluff is one of the best-known natural features along the upper Mississippi River and is significant for its geology, regional recreational use, and its association with prehistoric and native peoples. The City has initiated a planning process to develop a Master Plan that will help to guide future decisions related to Barn Bluff. Citizens have a tremendous interest … Read full article »
The Red Wing Sister Cities Commission is seeking applicants to serve on the Sister Cities Commission. The Sister Cities Commission promotes cultural exchange between cities of different nations to foster strengthened economics, world peace and a greater understanding of the world issues. The City of Red Wing has two official sister cities - Ikata, Japan and Quzhou, China. The commission also has an informal relationship with Drammen, Norway. The Sister Cities Commission can have up to 15 members appointed by the Mayor.
The Sister Cities Commission meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of every ODD month at… Read full article »