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Pavement Inspections on all City Streets beginning Thursday, 11/3

Thursday, November 3 2016 9:09 AM  •   Categorized In Press Releases
The City of Red Wing Public Works Department has contracted with Cartegraph Systems Inc., a software consulting firm, to perform pavement inspections as a part of our ongoing maintenance program.  The inspections will be conducted during the term of the contract from Thursday November 3, 2016 through Friday November 11, 2016.  This firm, its employees, and agents are authorized to conduct various roadway inspection activities within the public right-of-way during the term of this contract. Working hours will be 7:00 am to 6:00 pm during the above dates including weekends. This vehicle is marked wit…

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Highway #63 Final Design Public Open House - 11/3/16

Monday, October 31 2016 2:24 PM  •   Categorized In Public Works
The Minnesota and Wisconsin Departments of Transportation are hosting an open house for the Red Wing Bridge Project on November 3 from 5-7 p.m. in the Foot Room of the Red Wing Public Library (225 East Avenue, Red Wing, MN).  An informational presentation will begin at 5:30 p.m., but the public is encouraged to arrive at any time.   Information presented will include construction schedule and details, project aesthetics, right-of-way status, and utility updates.  Project staff will be available to discuss recent project developments and answer questions.  Your feedback is valuable to …

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Water Treatment Plant Open House - 10/29/16

Tuesday, October 25 2016 3:19 PM  •   Categorized In Public Works
Have you ever wondered how our drinking water is treated?   Can the lead contamination that occured in Flint Michigan happen here?   How does the City make sure our water is safe? Where does our drinking water come from? What goes on in the water utility building near my home?   If you have ever asked yourself these or any other drinking water related questions, plan on attending the Open House at the Twin Bluff Water Treatment Plant.  Treatment plant staff will be on hand to conduct tours of the facility and will have numerous exhibits illustrating a wide variety of issu…

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Red Wing Police Department Hosting Active Assaillant Training

Monday, October 24 2016 12:30 PM  •   Categorized In Police Department
On October 28th and 29th, 2016, the Red Wing Police Department will host 3ECHO Active Assailant training at Minnesota State College – Southeast (MSC-SE), 308 Pioneer Road, Red Wing. 3ECHO (Enter, Evaluate, Evacuate) is a new integrated response to a hostile situation that allows first responders to get medical personnel on-scene faster thereby reducing morbidity and mortality. The integration is completed as soon as possible during an event response with the goal of providing the ability to rescue viable victims while the response to the hostile event is ongoing. Citizens will notice numerous response …

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Fire Prevention Week Open House October 16, 2016

Friday, October 14 2016 3:00 PM  •   Categorized In Fire Department

Refuse & Recycling on Regular Schedule This Week

Monday, October 10 2016 10:43 AM  •   Categorized In Public Works
Red Wing crews are collecting garbage and recycling today, which is Columbus Day/Chief Red Wing Day.   Collection will be standard all week. Information published in the Republican Eagle weekend print edition was incorrect.

City of Red Wing's Annual Electronics Recycling Event October 15 at the Red Wing Waste Campus

Monday, October 10 2016 9:36 AM  •   Categorized In Public Works
Providing valuable community service, City of Red Wing partners with ProAct eRecycling Services to collect computers, televisions and screens, cell phones, printers and more, many items for a reduced fee or free The City of Red Wing and ProAct eRecycling Services are partnering together to hold an Electronics Recycling Collection event for all residents and businesses in southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin during the City of Red Wing’s Annual Electronics Recycling Event on Saturday, October 15 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Red Wing Waste Campus located at 1873 Bench Street in Red Wing. “…

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Portion of West Avenue Closed Beginning 10/11/16

Monday, October 10 2016 7:34 AM  •   Categorized In Press Releases
The City of Red Wing will be closing a portion of West Avenue between West Third & West Fourth Streets beginning Tuesday, October 11th for the replacement of a broken water valve. This closure is expected to last approximately one week, reopening as soon as the work has been completed. Traffic control and detour will be in place.  Drivers are encouraged to avoid this area. City crews appreciate the cooperation and patience of neighbors, drivers and pedestrians during this time of inconvenience.  Motorists are encouraged to stay alert and drive carefully through all work zones and use alternate…

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Chapter 11 Recodification (Zoning)

Wednesday, October 5 2016 3:02 PM  •   Categorized In General Administration
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. Divisions: 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…

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Portion of Grace Street Closed Beginning 10/6/16

Wednesday, October 5 2016 8:05 AM  •   Categorized In Press Releases
The City of Red Wing will be closing the portion of Grace Street between Stanley and 12th Streets beginning October 6, 2016 for repairs of a water main break. This closure is expected to last approximately three days, reopening as soon as the work has been completed. Traffic control will be in place. Drivers are encouraged to avoid this area. City crews appreciate the cooperation and patience of neighbors, drivers and pedestrians during this time of inconvenience. Motorists are encouraged to stay alert and drive carefully through all work zones and use alternate routes whenever possible.   Contact:&n…

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