Economic Gateway http://www.redwingportauthority.org Red Wing Port Authority News RSS Feed Fri, 20 Apr 2018 07:41:43 -0700 en-us MinnPACE: A Financing Resource for Energy Improvements http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=16805 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Making improvements to enhance a building’s energy efficiency has a variety of proven benefits. First, there’s the economic impact of dollars saved on utilities and added value to the prop... Dan’s News & Views Blog: February/March 2018 http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=16280 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Industrial Service Leaders in Red Wing Mactech, Inc., a company in Red Wing, is the world’s foremost provider of on-site machining products and services.  The company’s website say... Revitalizing Old West Main by Supporting Small Businesses http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=16220 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Red Wing is well known for its historic downtown. Buildings dating back to the mid-1800’s were carefully preserved to maintain the architectural charm of the past, while proactive planning integ... DOWNTOWN INVESTMENT PARTNERSHIP APPROVED http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=15639 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 (January 16, 2018, Red Wing, Minn.) – On January 8, 2018 the Red Wing City Council approved the establishment of the Downtown Investment Partnership Pilot Program to achieve catalyst redevelopme... Dan’s News & Views Blog: January 2018 http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=15435 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Freight Rail Service Freight rail service in Red Wing is a very important transportation element that supports our economy and future economic growth.  The city is served by Canadian Pacific R... The Red Wing Regional Airport: Boosting Business and Tourism http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=15087 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Air travel has come a long way since the City of Red Wing established our regional airport more than 70 years ago. At the time, it consisted of two grass landing strips. The city manages the public... Schoolhouse Scoop expands into Cannon Falls http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=14745 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Thu, 20 Apr 7200 15:12:54 -0800 Schoolhouse Scoop is now dishing out dessert in Cannon Falls. Hastings' Schoolhouse Scoop expanded this summer with the opening of the new location on July 1. "I feel like every small t... Uffda Shop receives statewide honor http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=14744 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Thu, 20 Apr 4400 15:12:37 -0800 In addition to celebrating its 40th anniversary, the Uffda Shop recently noted an additional festdag. The Minnesota Retailers Association announced the winners of the 2017 Minnesota's Reta... Real Deals takes off in Cannon Falls http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=14743 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 With the desire to bring her happy place to the Cannon Falls area, business owner Nancy Crandall has officially started a new chapter in her life. Nancy and her husband, Don, recently opened the Re... For clean-energy jobs, sky's the limit http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=14742 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 As wind and solar energy have grown, they've created a tide of jobs nationwide in fields from construction to manufacturing. Renewable energy jobs, most of which are in wind and solar, grew by 16 ... A Look at Minnesota Income http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=14741 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Thu, 20 Apr 0400 15:11:51 -0800 Minnesotans enjoy per capita income that is 13.3 percent higher than the national average. This article breaks down the sources of that income. Minnesota’s share of U.S. income, as measured b... Why Minnesota has so many non-full-time jobs — and why that’s both good and bad for the economy http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=14740 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 New state data show that Minnesota employers have plenty of job vacancies, but more than half of them are part-time, temporary and seasonal — which might explain one reason companies are having ... Minnesota ranks second most bicycle friendly state http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=14739 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Minnesota is the second most bicycle friendly state in the nation, according to the League of American Bicyclists’ ranking released this week. Minnesota has consistently ranked in the top five s... Strong Economy Outpaces US for 4th Consecutive Month http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=14738 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 All MSAs saw job gains in past 12 months In August, the Minnesota unemployment rate climbed 0.1 percent to a seasonally adjusted 3.8 percent. The U.S. unemployment rate was 4.4 percent.  Th... Cybersecurity for Businesses http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=14737 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Cybersecurity and digital privacy is now an issue for every business This year marks the 14th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month, a collaborative effort led by the U.S. Depart... State Adds 6,400 Jobs in September http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=14736 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Unemployment rate drops to 3.7 percent Minnesota employers added 6,400 jobs in September, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Econo... Dan’s News & Views Blog: October 2017 http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=14658 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In 1999, a new large subdivision was created in Red Wing called “Med Tech Park” on farm land overlooking the city.  Today this area is referred to as the River Bluffs Business Park.&n... The Mississippi: A Driving Force Behind Red Wing’s Economy http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media/?item=14552 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Mississippi River is a defining characteristic of Red Wing, both aesthetically and commercially. The mighty river plays a unique and important role in the city’s economy. It enables barges t...