The City of Red Wing Public Works Department will be closing a portion of South Park Street beginning Monday, August 12 for work on a water main. The area to be closed is the portion of South Park Street from 17th to 20th Street. This area will be closed to thru traffic. Local traffic only will be allowed.
The intersection of 18th Street at South Park Street will be closed completely beginning Monday, August 12th for the duration of the project. There will be no access through this intersection until work is completed.
This closure is expected to last until the first week in September and South Park Street will be reopened as soon as the work on the water main and pavement is completed. Access will be limited in this area. 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.
Bob Stark, Deputy Director – Utilities
Public Works Department