July 9, 2021
Contact: Jay Owens
City Engineer, Engineering Department
Old West Main Street Project - Construction Start Up
(July 9, 2021, Red Wing, Minn.) – The City of Red Wing would like to inform you that the proposed reconstruction of Old West Main Street is anticipated to begin construction starting on Monday, July 12, 2021. Initial operations will include the roadway closure of Stage One between Washington Street and 160 feet west of US Highway 61/Main Street. Detours will be signed.
• Construction will start immediately within the intersection of Jackson Street.
• Project is to include roadway reconstruction, utility improvements, ADA upgrades, and streetscape amenities.
• Weekly construction updates will be provided on the project website and through a project email list.
• All businesses along Old West Main will remain open and accessible during construction.
Any interested in receiving periodic e-mail updates for the Old West Main Street project can do so by visiting the project website and clicking on the project email sign up list.
Motorists are encouraged to stay alert and drive carefully through all work zones and use alternate routes whenever possible. Questions may be directed to Jay Owens, City of Red Wing Engineer, at 651-385-3625. Visit the project website for additional information.