Candidate Q&As: Red Wing City Council Ward 4
The Republican Eagle asked Red Wing City Council Ward 4 candidates about a range of topics, including conflict resolution, public safety and painting on Barn Bluff.
Find their responses at the links below:
Address: 460 14th St. 3
Facebook: Ward 4 - Moving Forward (group)
Education: Certificate in massage therapy from Minnesota State College Southeast
Family: Three children ages 12, 13 and 15.
Occupation: Special education assistant
Community involvement: Participant in the Red Wing Citizens Assembly and volunteer with Big Turn Music Festival and the Red Wing Public Library
Address: 620 E. Seventh St.
Facebook: Burke Murphy for Red Wing City Council
Education: B.A. in anthropology and Spanish; master’s in sustainable community & economic development.
Family: Daughter away at college. sisters and father living in St. Paul.
Occupation: Strategic adviser/project manager and educator.
Community involvement: Participation during my first year in residence includes Red Wing 2040 workshops, My Mainstreet, Goodhue County Collaborative for Youth Skills Training and being a SE MN Delegate to Thriving by Design – Rural & Urban Together: Creating One Minnesota Equity Blueprint.
Ernest W. Stone
Address: 647 21st St.
Facebook: Ernest Stone Ward 4
Education: high school vocational; electronic servicing including co-op training
four-year apprenticeship; journeyman lithographer, Master Printers of America
Several continued education courses.
Family: Wife, Anne, son Andrew residing in Phoenix and son Eric in Red Wing. Both graduates of Red Wing High School.
Occupation: Maintenance lead; Gemini Inc. Cannon Falls
Community involvement: Red Wing Charter Commission, Hiawatha Valley Toastmasters an International Leadership Club, host of the annual “Great American Experiment” speech contest