Brian Peterson, AICP, has been with the City of Red Wing since 1985. He has a bachelor’s degree from Minnesota State University – Mankato (1975) and a Masters of Urban Planning from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee (1978). The Planning Director is responsible for the administration of the department and is the primary contact for matters involving long range planning; subdivision review; capital improvement planning; and other special project plans as directed by the Council Administrator. Mr. Peterson is the staff liaison to the Planning Commission.
Steve Kohn, Assistant Planning Director, has been with the City of Red Wing since 1995 and in his current position since 2002. Mr. Kohn has a Bachelor’s of Science degree from Minnesota State University – Mankato (1993) and interned with the Planning Department in 1994. The Assistant Planning Director is primarily responsible for zoning and minor subdivision requests and is the staff liaison to the Heritage Preservation Commission.