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President’s Day Holiday Schedule Announced

Friday, February 17 2017 11:29 AM  •   Categorized In Public Works
The City of Red Wing is providing the following schedule of building closures and services for the President’s Day Holiday Week.   City Hall, Public Works, the Red Wing Public Library and the Solid Waste Campus will all be CLOSED on Monday, February 20th.   Refuse & Recycling Collection Schedule: Monday, February 20th – NO COLLECTION Tuesday, February 21st – Monday’s Route picked up Wednesday, February 22nd – Tuesday’s Route picked up Thursday, February 23rd – Wednesday’s Route picked up Friday, February 24th – Thursday’s Route picked up

City of Red Wing Engineering Department Earns Honor Award

Thursday, February 16 2017 3:31 PM  •   Categorized In Public Works
Everyone can agree that the Highway 61/Main Street Reconstruction Project was a major undertaking. It was a complex reconstruction with many factors, including replacing antiquated underground infrastructures, improving multimodal travel and streetscaping, all while maintaining Red Wing’s quintessential historic charm.  The project was successfully completed in the summer of 2016.  Business owners and residents alike breathed a collective sigh of relief when the traffic patterns of their daily lives went back to normal.  The project was completed so successfully, however, that it has now …

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Riverfront Trail Closure

Wednesday, January 18 2017 9:33 AM  •   Categorized In Public Works
Riverfront Trail Closure at Red Wing Grain Elevators January 17, 2017 The City of Red Wing would like to inform you that the Riverfront Trail will be closed between the gates at the Red Wing Grain elevators beginning on Monday, January 23rd and re-opening approximately 3-4 weeks later (around February 27th). The closure is occurring due to construction work on the Red Wing Grain elevators requiring cranes to be in operation between the grain elevators and the river. The trail closure is needed to keep the public safe during these construction operations. Pedestrians and bicyclists are encouraged to use alt…

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Martin Luther King Holiday Schedule Announced

Thursday, January 12 2017 10:49 AM  •   Categorized In Public Works
The City of Red Wing is providing the following schedule of building closures and services for the Martin Luther King Holiday Week. City Hall, Public Works, the Red Wing Public Library and the Solid Waste Campus will all be CLOSED on Monday, January 16th.   Refuse & Recycling Collection Schedule: Monday, January 16th – NO COLLECTION Tuesday, January 17th – Monday’s Route picked up Wednesday, January 18th – Tuesday’s Route picked up Thursday, January 19th – Wednesday’s Route picked up Friday, January 20th – Thursday’s Route picked up

Foursome Street Closure to Repair Water Main

Friday, January 6 2017 6:02 PM  •   Categorized In Public Works
Foursome St. will be closed between Spruce Drive and Southwood Ave. on Saturday, January 7th, for repairs to a broken water main.  Repairs to the water main are expected to be completed on Saturday, but a portion of the street will remain closed until Monday when repairs to the street can be completed.  Safety barricades will be in place and motorists are encouraged to avoid the area.  

RED WING SRTS INFORMATIONAL MEETING - 01-10-17

Wednesday, January 4 2017 1:38 PM  •   Categorized In Public Works
2017 PIONEER ROAD AND TWIN BLUFF ROAD INTERSECTION RECONSTRUCTION The City of Red Wing will be reconstructing the intersection of Pioneer Road and Twin Bluff Road in 2017 to improve the pedestrian facilities, relieve traffic congestion, and allow for higher traffic volumes to travel this intersection safely into the future. On January 10th, 2017, a public open house was held from 5-7 PM at Twin Bluff Middle School to inform the public about the history of the project, share the project schedule, and discuss how the new layout will best-serve our community in the future. A PowerPoint presentation was given …

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Holiday Greens Disposal Options

Wednesday, December 28 2016 11:02 AM  •   Categorized In Public Works
Red Wing’s Waste Campus is offering free disposal of holiday trees and greens from December 27, 2016 through January 14th, 2017. The drop off site is located at 1873 Bench Street and will be open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., and Saturdays from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. All wire and metal must be removed from these items or they will not be accepted free of charge. Following January 14th, standard disposal charges will apply. The City of Red Wing does not provide curbside removal of Christmas trees. As a service to the Red Wing Community, the Red Wing Lions Club will again be pro…

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Christmas/New Year’s Holiday Schedule Announced

Wednesday, December 28 2016 7:43 AM  •   Categorized In Public Works
The City of Red Wing is providing the following schedule of building closures and services for the Christmas and New Year’s Holiday Weeks.   CHRISTMAS WEEK City Hall will be CLOSED on both Friday, December 23rd and Monday, December 26th. The Public Library will be CLOSED on both Friday, December 23rd and Saturday, December 24th. The Public Works Building will CLOSE at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, December 23rd, and will be CLOSED on Monday, December 26th. The Solid Waste Campus will CLOSE at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, December 23rd and will be CLOSED on Saturday, December 24th and Monday, December 26th. …

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Snow Emergency Anticipated

Thursday, December 15 2016 1:05 PM  •   Categorized In Public Works
If the weather stations are right, big snow is headed to Red Wing!  City crews are preparing for the anticipated snowfall of 6”-10”. Although it has not been declared at this time, it is expected that a Snow Emergency will likely be issued on Friday, December 16. Just a reminder that in a Snow Emergency, cars will not be allowed to park on Snow Emergency routes beginning on Saturday at 12:01 a.m. until noon and on Non-Emergency routes from Sunday at 12:01 a.m. until noon. There are many public lots available and if you have space for a neighbors' car please extend that offer. The Publi…

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Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule Announced

Thursday, November 17 2016 12:02 PM  •   Categorized In Public Works
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 24th & 25th. The Red Wing Public Library will be CLOSED on Thursday, November 24th, but will be OPEN during regular business hours on Friday, November 26th from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm and Saturday, November 27th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm The Solid Waste Campus will be CLOSED on both Thursday & Friday, November 24th & 25th, but will be OPEN on Saturd…

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