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February 7, 2009
Port hashes out 2009 work plan
When it comes to land sales, the Red Wing Port Authority might want to hold onto its trump card, Commissioner Tom Brown said. At the economic...
February 7, 2009 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
Project Pink fundraiser scheduled for Oct. 25
Join Lake City area bowlers and breast cancer ambassadors Kathy Lund and Rita Dwelle Oct. 25 to have fun and raise funds for Project Pink for the Cure. Project Pink is a local collaborative effort focused on breast cancer awareness, education about assistance available for at...
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am
Port Authority OKs land sale
The Red Wing Port Authority agreed in principle Monday to sell an Italian company 3.42 acres off Tyler Road South behind the Menards building. The Port board voted unanimously in favor of the measure. Hydrocontrol Inc., a manufacturer of hydraulic components that aims to build...
July 15, 2008 - 12:00am
May 22, 2008
Letter: Newspaper missed the real story
To the Editor: With due respect to the reporter and editor, there was much more discussed at the last Port Authority meeting than has apparently met the eye. We considered potential features of the Central Research Laboratory property, but after that there was an even more meaningful...
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am
May 20, 2008
Letter: Port never talked of parking ramp
To the Editor: I read the editorial "Port Apply the Brakes" (R-E, May 15) I am frustrated that the editorial clearly takes liberties with the discussion that was held at the last Port Authority Board meeting. I presented the concept of "eco-industrial development" as an idea that...
May 20, 2008 - 12:00am
May 15, 2008
Editorial: Port, apply the brakes
The last thing Red Wing's western gateway needs is a ginormous concrete slab disguised as a parking lot. Port Authority Executive Director Myron White unveiled a four-pronged development alternative Monday for the former Central Research Laboratory property. He wants to create a...
May 15, 2008 - 12:00am
May 13, 2008
White has hot idea for prime property
Myron White has a plan to dress up Red Wing Port Authority land at the city's western gateway in the hopes of enticing developers. The Port's executive director suggested Monday that the board install a geothermal heating and cooling system and a parking ramp on the Port's land...
May 13, 2008 - 12:00am
April 19, 2008
Editorial: Surprise. Port gets a new view
Soaring high: The Red Wing Port Authority desperately needed someone with a fresh approach, someone who could look at development from a different perspective. Tom Brown, who joined the board two months ago, clearly offers just that. His proposal Monday not only breathed new life...
April 19, 2008 - 12:00am
April 17, 2008
Letter: City needs candid discussions, and soon
To the Editor: The failure of negotiation between John Falconer and the Port Authority on the sale of land to build a winery raises troubling questions. Refusal of the Real Estate Committee to grant first position to a lender in the deal contradicts what several commercial bankers...
April 17, 2008 - 12:00am
April 15, 2008
Brown unveils alternate plan for winery deal
After negotiations broke down between John Falconer and the Red Wing Port Authority's real estate committee, the much-ballyhooed Falconer winery expansion seemed dead in the water. At the Port's Monday meeting, however, port member Tom Brown threw it a life preserver. Brown,...
April 15, 2008 - 12:00am
April 10, 2008
Letter: Port should nurture what we have
To the Editor: Congratulations to the Anderson Center and Red Wing for making the April issue of the National Geographic Traveler magazine. The article on the Great River Road singles out the Anderson Center, along with the Guthrie Theatre, Walker Art Center and the Minneapolis...
April 10, 2008 - 12:00am
April 8, 2008
Letter: Recall Port committee
To the Editor: The letter from three Port Authority members (R-E, April 3) was remarkable for its own contradictions.
April 8, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter: Letter criticizing Port is incorrect
To the Editor: Once again, the Port Authority would like to provide the actual facts in response to Robert Meyer's letter (R-E, April 3). Unfortunately, the letter was filled with inaccuracies. First of all, as the economic development agency for the city and the primary proponents...
April 8, 2008 - 12:00am
April 5, 2008
Letter: Port will have city dying from the inside out
To the Editor: Anyone who followed the Falconer winery issue over the last 11 months knew the outcome of this drama had been decided long ago, and any semblance of democracy at work was mere window dressing. Indeed, the acting of Port commissioners was so exemplary they should...
April 5, 2008 - 12:00am