Downtown Strategic Plan & Survey

The City and Port Authority undertook a Downtown Strategic Plan during 2019 with the help of ISG. We would like to hear your feedback on the plan which outlines steps to insure that investment continues into the foreseeable future in Downtown Winona.  Long Term Strategic Plan Survey Short Term Strategic Plan Survey We will hold an open house at Winona City Hall; 207 Lafayette Street, Council Chambers (Third Floor), Winona, MN on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. to {Read More}

Annual Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan Meeting

The City of Winona will hold its annual public meeting regarding the City’s Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) as part of the Monday December 16th City Council meeting. This meeting begins at 6:30 pm in the City Hall Council Chambers. The SWPPP portion of the meeting will include a short presentation about the City’s SWPPP and be followed by opportunities for public questions and input. Any and all members of the public are invited to attend. Information on the City’s {Read More}

Request for Proposal for Arts and Culture Strategic Plan

The City of Winona is seeking proposals from qualified consultants with experience in cultural planning to provide professional services to develop an Arts and Culture Strategic Plan. Proposals, including qualifications, should be submitted with the requirements described in the PDF of the RFP. The City will award a contract with an anticipated start date in March 2020, with a completion date in mid-2021. Proposals must be received in the Parks and Recreation office by: Monday, Jan. 20, 2020 at 5:00 {Read More}

Fares for Winona Transit will be increasing effective January 1, 2020

Notice:  The fares for Winona Transit will be increasing effective January 1, 2020. Bus Fares Current New Rates Cash Fare Doorstep Deviation Subtotal $1.00 $0.30 $1.30 $1.25 $0.50 $1.75  Dial a Ride – Cash Fare $1.30 $2.50 Dial a Ride – Punch Card – 11 rides $13.00 $25.00 Tokens    Adults    Sr. Citizen, College, Student    Dial a Ride   $1.00 $0.80 $1.30   $1.25 $1.00 $2.50 Monthly Bus Pass     Adults     Sr. Citizen, College, Student {Read More}

Winona Poetry Walk

The Winona Fine Arts Commission, with the support of the City Staff and Council is launching a public art project The Winona Poetry Walk, consisting of original poetry stamped into sidewalks beginning this Spring, starting in downtown Winona.  The Poetry Walk will officially open sometime late summer of 2020. Besides the original placement downtown, in the future, Winona residents would be asked if they would like a poem stamped in their sidewalk when it is slated for replacement. The homeowner {Read More}

Housing Rehabilitation Brochures

Ability Home Rehabilitation Program Brochure 2018 SCDP Owner Occupied Rehab Brochure

2019 Small Cell Wireless Facilities Aesthetics Policy


Boards & Commissions Vacancies

The City currently has openings on several of our boards and commissions.  Cable TV – 4 positions Fine Arts Commission – 2 positions Heritage Preservation Commission – 1 position Human Rights Commission – 6 positions Recreational Waterways Commission– 2 positions To apply, please fill out this application form and submit to the City Clerk’s office.  Please contact the City Clerk for more information. 

Application for City Commissions

Please print out, sign, and send your Application for Boards to the City Clerk, PO Box 378, Winona, MN 55987.