Many people ask what the difference is between the key organizations in downtown Red Wing. We thought we would take this opportunity to help clarify. Please understand that each of the organizations mentioned below also have overlapping roles, and we often work closely together to achieve goals.
Downtown Main Street
Preserve, protect and promote Red Wing’s historic business districts.
City of Red Wing
Dedicated to creating, preserving and enhancing the quality of life for all.
Chamber of Commerce
Represents the interest of its members with the goal of increasing, retaining, promoting and fostering the economic health and quality of life of the Red Wing area.
Allows our city to proactively seek out, attract and retain businesses that add to the long-term vitality of Red Wing.
Visitor & Convention Bureau
Encourage business and leisure travelers to choose Red Wing as a year round cultural, recreational and meeting destination.
Housing & Revelopment Authority
Provide quality, affordable, sustainable housing and community redevelopment programs utilizing resources that develop public and private partnerships.