Mission Statement

The Public Works Department with its various divisions works as one entity to serve the communities needs and effectively maintain a high quality of life for Red Wing’s residents and businesses. The Public Works Department continually develops innovative ways to deliver services in a cost-effective manner and environmentally sound practices with a focus on strategic planning and the use of new technology to meet the needs now and into the future.


  • Administration
  • Airport
  • Buildings and Grounds
  • Public Services
  • Purchasing/PW Finance
  • Solid Waste
  • Utilities


This list of 2018 accomplishments (PDF) captures a snapshot of the services provided by the Public Works Department. Information about additional accomplishments is available by contacting the director of each division.

Fee Schedules