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Cannon Valley Trail Comprehensive Plan ready for public

A stretch of the Cannon Valley Trail in Red Wing. (File photo)

Open houses will be held Tuesday, April 11, in Cannon Falls and Wednesday, April 12, in Red Wing to provide the public an opportunity to review and comment on the draft Cannon Valley Trail Comprehensive Plan.

The open houses are part of the trails managing Joint Powers Board nearly yearlong process of updating the 1992 Comprehensive Plan. The April 11 open house will be at the Cannon Falls City Hall, 918 River Road, and the April 12 open house will be at the Red Wing Public Library Foot Room, 225 East Ave. Both open houses will be from 6-8 p.m. and have a short presentation about the plan beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Extensive community and stakeholder input to date has greatly informed the process and more public feedback will influence the final plan. Beginning April 7, the plan will be available for viewing at and online comments can be left at The plan is scheduled to be completed by early summer.

For more information, contact Scott Roepke, trail manager, at 507-263-0508.