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Red Wing city council
July 27, 2011
Red Wing City Council briefs
City foregoes community garden insurance requirement The City Council on Monday decided not to require community garden members to hold insurance for their activities. The issue arose when the League of Minnesota Cities recommended that cities require insurance from community...
July 27, 2011 - 10:24am
May 12, 2011
Red Wing City Council briefs
City receives finance award The city of Red Wing was awarded a certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting for the second year in a row.
May 12, 2011 - 4:30pm
April 23, 2011
Citizens and city talk Red Wing golf course
Most of those who spoke during a public meeting on the proposed sale of Mississippi National Golf Links shared the same goal - to keep the property a public golf course. The differences came in discussing who should own it. Community members and leaders packed City Hall Tuesday...
April 23, 2011 - 9:00am
April 6, 2011
Red Wing incinerator options under review
Red Wing's garbage incinerator has been a key point in budget and policy discussions for years, and Red Wing City Council is continuing to explore options before making any final decisions. The incinerator, located on Bench Street, takes up an average of about $500,000 from the...
April 6, 2011 - 9:06am
March 30, 2011
Mississippi National public meeting rescheduled
The first public meeting on the potential sale of Mississippi National Golf Links has been rescheduled for April 19. The meeting, which was originally planned for April 7, will give both the city and opponents of the sale a chance to present information, city officials said. Council...
March 30, 2011 - 9:03am
March 28, 2011
Mississippi National bill will see Senate vote
A bill that aims to clarify the right of Red Wing to sell Mississippi National Golf Links to a private developer is moving forward in the state Legislature. The bill, sponsored by Sen. John Howe, was approved by a Senate committee Wednesday - where City Council member Peggy Rehder...
March 28, 2011 - 9:06am
March 9, 2011
Red Wing City Council strategic planning process begins
Red Wing City Council met Monday in the first of four workshops to discuss and develop a long-term strategic plan. It will focus on big-picture goals for Red Wing within the next 15 years, a document Council Administrator Kay Kuhlmann said is long overdue. Before the next workshop,...
March 9, 2011 - 8:06am
March 2, 2011
City ups ante in nuclear fight
City officials want the federal government to hold up its end of the bargain when it comes to nuclear waste. Red Wing City Council voted Monday to send a letter to Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson asking her to sue the federal government for failing to take care of nuclear...
March 2, 2011 - 9:16am
February 18, 2011
Hemmah's lawsuit against city concludes
A drawn out legal battle between the City of Red Wing's top brass and a former employee concluded last week. Several years after Daniel Hemmah filed suit against his former employer, Red Wing paid him $1. Red Wing fired Hemmah in 2006 after his superiors alleged he undermined and...
February 18, 2011 - 3:01pm
February 16, 2011
Red Wing City Council briefs
Appointments approved Red Wing City Council Monday approved the following appointments.
February 16, 2011 - 3:26pm
City of Red Wing to move forward with sale of Mississippi National golf course
Despite recent objections voiced by fans of Mississippi National Golf Links, Red Wing City Council said Monday it will continue negotiating the sale of the public course with its lessee. A group of about 10 residents attended Monday's council meeting. Two of them spoke and said...
February 16, 2011 - 9:08am
February 12, 2011
Group says city can't legally sell Mississippi National
A group of Red Wing residents who want Mississippi National Golf Links to remain publicly owned believe they've discovered a legal barrier that could prevent the city from selling the course. In discussing ways to trim Red Wing's budget, City Council has proposed selling Mississippi...
February 12, 2011 - 12:00am
January 14, 2011
City pushes for 'complete' streets
In the hopes of making Red Wing's thoroughfares friendlier to walkers and bikers, the City Council adopted a new "complete street" policy Monday. Council voted unanimously in favor of the policy that would guide the street construction and repair in ways aiming to protect pedestrians...
January 14, 2011 - 9:00am
January 11, 2011
Council says voters should decide on ranked-choice
Voters -- not elected officials -- should decide whether or not to overhaul Red Wing's traditional election system in favor of ranked-choice voting, City Council determined Monday. Council voted unanimously Monday to place a referendum question on the 2012 general election ballot...
January 11, 2011 - 12:45am
January 7, 2011
Rauterkus steps down from Port Authority
Ralph Rauterkus, who Monday became Red Wing City Council president, is stepping down from his post on the city's lead economic development agency. ...
January 7, 2011 - 11:12pm