The Joint Powers Board is composed of seven members including two City Council members, two School Board members, and three at-large members.
The Community Recreation Joint Powers Board is composed of members from both the City of Red Wing and the Red Wing School District.
The board acts as the governing body concerning recreational opportunities in the community. An important part of this board's mission is to coordinate all recreational facilities in the community, those owned both by the City and the school district.
The board is responsible for offering recreational and educational programs, management of the Red Wing Water Park, and overseeing the schedules of fields, gyms, and pools.