The City of Red Wing Public Works Department will be closing a portion of College Avenue beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 19th for the repair of a leaking water valve. The area affected is the portion of College Avenue, westbound heading up the hill from West and Central Avenues to Hill Street. This area will be closed to thru traffic for the duration of the project.
The works is being done by City crews and the closure is expected to last approximately two days, weather permitting. The road will be reopened 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.