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Red Wing airport area in Pierce County zoning plan advances

BAY CITY--Zoning around the Red Wing Municipal Airport near Bay City would become consistent with the county version existing in the vicinity under a plan which has been approved by the joint airport zoning board.

The draft of this new zoning ordinance was signed by board members Wednesday. It now goes to Short, Elliot and Hendrickson, the consulting firm hired by the board for the project, before being forwarded to the Wisconsin Department of Aviation and Minnesota Department of Transportation for review and comments, to then be transformed into a final document and returned, according to Rick Moskwa of the board.

Read more in the print version of the Herald Dec. 5.

Bill Kirk

Bill Kirk was editor of the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, from 1988 to February, 2015 and is now on staff as a reporter. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.

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