Contact: Laura Blair Johnson
Public Information Officer/
Administrative Services Director
Updated Road Closures Due to Flooding
(March 26, Red Wing, Minn.) – Rising waters from the Mississippi River have caused more road closures in Red Wing. As of today, the following areas are affected:
- Colvill Park is closed
- The parking lot by Bay Point Marina is closed
- Levee Road by Red Wing Grain will close today, and officials anticipate needing to close Levee Road from the boat harbor up to the roundabout tomorrow
- Bay Point Park will close today
- East Fifth Street by the entrance to Barn Bluff/He Mni Can will close tomorrow. Subsequently, there will be no vehicle access to Isaac Walton or the Water Treatment Plant.
More information will be released as flood-related events unfold. Citizens who are interested in following these events more closely can visit:
The City continues to have sand for bagging purposes free and available to residents at their lot at 2050 Levee Road. The lot can still be accessed by vehicles, regardless of partial road closures in that area.
All inquiries regarding flooding events and their impact in Red Wing should be directed to Laura Blair Johnson, Public Information Officer for the City of Red Wing.