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Real Estate Showcase
May 13, 2016
Rauterkus stepping down from City Council
City Council member Ralph Rauterkus announced Thursday that he will not seek another term. He currently serves Wards 3 and 4. “It has been a privilege to serve the community for eight years,” he said. “Leading local government is rewarding but also time-consuming. If you have...
May 13, 2016 - 5:51pm
April 14, 2016
Red Wing City Council Briefs
Council approves $15k for DTMS retail efforts Red Wing City Council approved a $15,000 fund agreement between Red Wing Port Authority and Downtown Main Street to support the organization’s retail challenge and pop-up store featuring Red Wing-themed merchandise. The funding comes...
April 14, 2016 - 6:00am
April 6, 2016
Committee recommends rejection of gun range
After several months of discussion with its Real Estate Development Committee, the Red Wing Port Authority Board unanimously moved Tuesday afternoon to approve a recommendation to reject a proposal from Red Wing Firearms and Gun Range for a large-scale indoor gun range in the former...
April 6, 2016 - 10:51am
February 11, 2016
Sebion steps down from council to pursue business opportunity
Red Wing City Council scheduled a special meeting Friday to declare a vacancy and order a special election to replace Jason Sebion, who resigned...
February 11, 2016 - 8:00am
Red Wing City Council briefs
Council discusses parcel transactions Red Wing City Council members motioned to go into two closed sessions Monday to discuss two property-related issues, during which time public presence is not permitted. The first closed session addressed a purchase of land located at Bluff and...
February 11, 2016 - 8:00am
February 9, 2016
Sebion resigns from City Council
City Council member Jason Sebion has resigned from the council. Sebion made the announcement through a letter read at Monday’s meeting, which...
February 9, 2016 - 9:53am
January 20, 2016
Bayley announces a bid for House 21A
Red Wing City Council member and local attorney Lisa Bayley announced her run for the Minnesota House of Representatives in District 21A Tuesday. A two-term city council member, Bayley is running as a Democrat against Republican Rep. Tim Kelly, also of Red Wing. The announcement comes...
January 20, 2016 - 5:00pm
November 13, 2015
City considers incinerator ash recovery plan
There is valuable metal in the city of Red Wing and Xcel Energy’s ash landfills that a Wisconsin company says it can extract and sell. CEO Brent DuBois of Lab USA, headquartered in Green Bay, Wisconsin, presented details of a proposed partnership with the city and utility company...
November 13, 2015 - 8:00am
November 11, 2015
Olson out as Port Authority director
Red Wing Port Authority Board voted to part ways Monday with Executive Director Randy Olson, citing problems with communication. The unanimous decision was made following a brief verbal report read by Port Board President Scott Adkisson summarizing Olson’s performance evaluation...
November 11, 2015 - 5:00pm
October 15, 2015
Making a difference
James Chalmers doesn’t do his extensive work in the community — from coaching Special Olympics and helping the Red Wing football team to...
October 15, 2015 - 8:00am
October 14, 2015
Council pushes rewind button on resolution
A single sentence in a resolution supporting law enforcement has brought significant attention to Red Wing and led City Council members to take a step back, calling for more discussion. The council voted Monday to reconsider the resolution it approved at its last meeting, which included...
October 14, 2015 - 8:00am
July 15, 2015
Red Wing City Council briefs for July 13
New fire station talk continues Red Wing City Council members continued discussion on a west public safety station Monday night, and plan to vote at their next meeting on moving forward with final design plans. Fire Chief Tom Schneider presented an overview of the work so far and...
July 15, 2015 - 9:00am
June 10, 2015
City Council briefs for June 8
Council talks bridge construction In a workshop before the regular meeting Monday evening, City Council members and staff met with Minnesota Department of Transportation officials to discuss the Highway 63 bridge project. Members talked through recommendations on designs from an...
June 10, 2015 - 5:00pm
Community solar garden advances
The future looks bright for a community solar garden in Red Wing. The City Council directed staff Monday to work on a lease with Minnesota Community Solar for a 1-megawatt garden on city-owned property at Highways 19 and 61. “I think this is really a win-win situation,” Council...
June 10, 2015 - 8:00am
March 12, 2015
City leaders balk at vote on 2nd fire hall
Red Wing City Council members had a lot of questions about a proposed second fire station Monday night, but some said they still need more answers before moving forward. A motion to approve an architectural services agreement with Five Bugles Design for the final design phase of...
March 12, 2015 - 5:00pm