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Red Wing city council
September 7, 2014
Budget balance debated
The city of Red Wing is working to find a budget balance among a number of factors that sometimes are at odds — a backlog of infrastructure work, keeping property taxes reasonable, operating expenses and a number of other needs and wants. Council members and staff discussed the...
September 7, 2014 - 6:00pm
August 27, 2014
Sheldon plan laid out
The City Council agreed Monday to a four-part plan to fund and complete Sheldon Theatre work and improvements. The Sheldon Board had previously approved the proposal, which lays out a timeline and funding plans to complete capital work at the theater. Part one involves using state...
August 27, 2014 - 7:00pm
July 19, 2014
Candidate Q&As: Red Wing City Council at-large
Three candidates are hoping to represent the city as a whole on the Red Wing City Council. Erik Fridell, Kalista Kaufmann-Willi and Dustin Schulenberg are on the ballot for the at-large seat in the Aug. 12 primary election, which will bring the race to two for the fall general election. Current...
July 19, 2014 - 9:00am
April 30, 2014
Chief Red Wing Day to replace Columbus Day
Red Wing will honor its namesake and Native American heritage on the day federally dedicated to Christopher Columbus, the Red Wing City Council voted Monday. The council agreed — with four members voting yes, two voting present and one absent — to re-designate Columbus Day in...
April 30, 2014 - 8:00am
March 26, 2014
City’s incinerator will stay closed
There was no perfect solution to the question of what to do with the city’s incinerator, Red Wing council members said, but they decided Monday that it will stay closed. Council members unanimously agreed to a plan to keep the city’s incinerator shut down and continue processing...
March 26, 2014 - 1:00pm
February 12, 2014
Congress to investigate rail safety; city also talks trains
Congress to investigate rail safety WASHINGTON —The U.S. House and Senate plan separate hearings on railroad safety after a series of derailments produced a flood of safety concerns. A Senate committee plans a Thursday hearing, while one in the House will be Feb. 26. Trains hauling...
February 12, 2014 - 2:00pm
January 28, 2014
Bayley: A year for rebuilding, planning
Tough economic times may be passing, but restaurants, retail and other small businesses in Red Wing — new and long-standing — still could...
January 28, 2014 - 8:00am
December 3, 2013
City sets budget, levy for 2014
Capital work — such as repairing roads and buildings — remains a key focus for the city of Red Wing as council members unanimously agreed to a 2014 budget and tax levy Monday night. The council voted 7-0 to adopt a 2014 tax levy of $14,574,823. That is a 3 percent increase...
December 3, 2013 - 2:38pm
November 4, 2013
City Council agrees to work with golf group
The Red Wing City Council voted 6-1 Monday to move forward in working with Red Wing Municipal Golf Corporation to run Mississippi National Golf Links. The details of the contract still will be worked out and a final agreement will come before the council for a vote at a future...
November 4, 2013 - 8:14pm
September 24, 2013
Red Wing City Council briefs
Sand mining setbacks supported The Red Wing City Council unanimously approved a resolution supporting industrial sand mining setbacks from the Mississippi River. The Save-the-Bluffs organization is working with cities and townships throughout Goodhue County to garner support for...
September 24, 2013 - 6:15pm
September 10, 2013
MNGL case settled
A black cloud over the future of Mississippi National Golf Links has lifted. The Red Wing City Council unanimously approve a settlement in litigation surrounding the course Monday, putting an end to the legal battle. "We can finally move forward," Council President Lisa Bayley said....
September 10, 2013 - 4:17pm
Preliminary levies and budgets set
Red Wing City Council unanimously approved a preliminary tax levy of $14,738,314 for next year on Monday night. The city is required to set a preliminary levy amount in September, but this likely will not be the actual 2014 levy, council members noted. The final amount cannot be...
September 10, 2013 - 3:07pm
July 30, 2013
City budget talks ramp up
The Red Wing City Council is digging into the budget process for next year. Members met at a workshop Monday to talk about the general fund and the plans for setting the 2014 budget. Staff had a draft budget but numbers will change as the process continues up until the early December...
July 30, 2013 - 12:37pm
July 11, 2013
Red Wing City Council briefs
From the July 8, 2013, meeting.
July 11, 2013 - 11:15am
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