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East Ave Between Third & Fourth Streets Temporarily Closing

Friday, June 29 2018 12:00 PM  •   Categorized In Public Works
Contact: Jerry Plein Superintendent – Public Services Public Works Department 651.385.3691   East Avenue between Third and Fourth Streets will be closed on Friday, July 6th   (July 6, 2018, Red Wing, Minn.) – The City of Red Wing Public Works Department would like to inform you that East Avenue between Third and Fourth Streets will be closed on Friday, July 6th for the repair of a water service. The closure will begin at approximately 7:00 a.m. and is expected to be completed by the end of the day. Traffic control and detours will be in place.  The detour will route traffic …

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East Avenue Closed on Friday, July 6th

Friday, June 29 2018 10:32 AM  •   Categorized In Public Works
Contact: Jerry Plein Superintendent - Public Services Public Works Department 651.385.3691   East Avenue between Third and Fourth Streets will be closed on Friday, July 6th   (July 6, 2018, Red Wing, Minn.) – The City of Red Wing Public Works Department would like to inform you that East Avenue between Third and Fourth Streets will be closed on Friday, July 6th for the repair of a water service. The closure will begin at approximately 7:00 a.m. and is expected to be completed by the end of the day.   Traffic control and detours will be in place.  The detour will route traffi…

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Excessive Heat Watch

Thursday, June 28 2018 1:50 PM  •   Categorized In Police Department
Excessive Heat Watch for Goodhue County, Minnesota   The City of Red Wing Office of Emergency Management has coordinated with the YMCA of Red Wing to be a cooling center during their regular business hours (7:00 AM - 7:00 PM) on Friday June 29th, 2018, for those who are in need of relief during this "EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH". The Red Wing Library is also available as an alternate cooling site from 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM on Friday, June 29, 2018.   NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE in Minneapolis, MN issued the following:   From 11:00am CDT, Fri Jun 29 until 8:00pm CDT, Fri Jun 29Action Recommended: Attend…

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EAB Tree Wrap Awareness

Monday, June 25 2018 4:58 PM  •   Categorized In Public Works
Contact: Tina Folch Contracts Administrator Public Works Department 651.385.3652 Tina.folch@ci.red-wing.mn.us   EAB Tree Wrap Awareness Campaign Ash Trees Are at Risk   In partnership with Rainbow Treecare, the City will be conducting a public awareness campaign by wrapping approximately 200 ash trees with a green plastic banner to draw attention to Emerald Ash Borer (EAB). Targeted ash trees to be wrapped will be located in Colvill Park, Bay Point Park and along Historic District boulevards.  EAB is a green invasive beetle which is infesting ash trees. Unfortunately, EAB will eventual…

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Bush Street reduced to Single Lane Traffic

Monday, June 25 2018 11:04 AM  •   Categorized In Public Works
Contact: Jerry Plein Superintendent – Streets and Utilities Public Works Department 651.385.3691 jerry.plein@ci.red-wing.mn.us   Bush Street between Glenwood Street and 13th Street will be reduced to Single Lane Traffic on Monday, June 25, 2018   (June 25, 2018, Red Wing, Minn.) – The City of Red Wing Public Works Department would like to inform you that Bush Street will be reduced to single lane traffic between Glenwood and 13th Streets on Monday, June 25th.   A water service was damaged and an emergency repair is required with work expected to begin at 12:00 p.m. today. …

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Upcoming Construction Projects in Red Wing

Wednesday, June 20 2018 10:05 AM  •   Categorized In Public Works
Contact: Dean Chamberlain, PE Staff Engineer Red Wing EngineeringDepartment 651.385.5132 dean.chamberlain@ci.red-wing.mn.us   Notice of Upcoming Construction Projects in the City of Red Wing   (June 19, 2018, Red Wing, Minn.) – The City of Red Wing Engineering Department would like to make you aware of some upcoming larger street construction and maintenance projects that will be starting soon.    2018 Street Reconstruction Project: The City’s residential street reconstruction project will be occurring on 9th Street, 10th Street, 11th Street, South Park Street, Bush…

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Come Take a Walk on the New Trail

Wednesday, June 20 2018 10:00 AM  •   Categorized In Public Works
Recently Red Wing received a new interpretive trail at Pine Valley Park named the Born Learning Trail.  On May 14, volunteers, along with the help of some children playing at the park, placed signs and painted sidewalks. The trail consists of a series of 10 interactive cognitively stimulating signs that offer playful activities to engage young children and families. The trail provides a rich, educational experience for children and the ability of parents and caregivers to teach their children in a fun way.  The signs explain categories like shapes, counting, and the alphabet while boosting brain an…

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Red Wing Police Responds to Disturbance

Wednesday, June 20 2018 9:52 AM  •   Categorized In Police Department
Contact: Gordon Rohr Operations Captain Red Wing Police Department 651.267.2612   Red Wing Police Department Respond to Disturbance   Red Wing, MN: This afternoon at approximately 13:35 hours, Goodhue County Dispatch received a call from an anonymous person reporting a disturbance in the 700 block of McSorley Street in Red Wing. Officers of the Red Wing Police Department responded and attempted contact at the residence, but initially cleared after no one responded and nothing was heard. Goodhue County Dispatch received a second complaint at 14:08 hours reporting another disturbance at t…

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Red Wing Firefighter/Paramedics Respond to Structure Fire near Pioneer Village Apartments

Monday, June 18 2018 11:01 AM  •   Categorized In Fire Department
Contact: Chief Shannon Draper Red Wing Fire Department 388.7141    Red Wing Firefighter/Paramedics Respond to Structure Fire Incident Date: June 17, 2018 Incident Time: 2132 (9:32pm)   Incident Address: 2114 Village Dr Red Wing, MN 55066 Alarm level:  1 Alarms Resources on scene:  4 Engines, 1 Ladders, 3 Ambulances, 2 Chief Officers.     Red Wing Fire Department was dispatched for a possible fire in a garage next to the Pioneer Village Apartments.   Units arrived on scene confirming a working fire and reported heavy fire conditions in six of the …

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Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Commerce visits Red Wing

Thursday, June 7 2018 10:34 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
On Monday, June 4, 2018, Minnesota Department of Commerce Commissioner Jessica Looman visited Red Wing. The focus of her visit was to congratulate Red Wing for achieving the top “Step 5” tier in the GreenStep Cities program. Minnesota GreenStep Cities is a voluntary program that challenges communities to achieve their goals in sustainability. The program outlines 29 best practices for cities to implement in the areas of transportation, buildings and lighting, environmental management, land use, and economic and community development. As cities take action on these best practices, they earn steps…

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