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Red Wing is considering turning its incinerator off until questions about a potential grant and enforcement of state law are resolved.

Incinerator could go dark July 1

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Red Wing City Council discussed the city's waste-to-energy operations at a meeting Monday night, directing staff to move ahead with an interim plan for a temporary outage at the city's solid waste campus.


The council heard a lengthy presentation from Jeff Schneider, the deputy director of Public Works' Solid Waste Division, outlining potential action plans to end subsidies for the incinerator from the city's general fund.

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Michael Brun
Michael Brun is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls journalism program. He has worked for the Republican Eagle since March 2013, covering county government, health and local events. 
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