City Council Meetings Under COVID-19 Emergency Declaration Update

City of Reading
City Council Meetings Update
Under COVID-19 Emergency Declaration

During the COVID-19 Emergency Declaration, the COW meetings and Regular Business meetings will be streamed on the City’s website at and broadcast on the BCTV MAC Channel 99. The Committee of the Whole (COW) will begin at 5 pm and the Regular Meetings will begin at the conclusion of the COW meeting, but no earlier than 5:30 pm.

Due to the COVID-19 Emergency Declaration, the public is prohibited from attending the City Council’s COW and Regular Business meetings. Public comment for Regular Business meetings will only be accepted in writing through an email to All public comment must be submitted by 5:00 pm on day of the meeting to allow the distribution of the comment submitted to City officials prior to the start of the meeting. The comment received will be read into the record at the Regular Meeting.

The Council meeting agendas can be viewed at For more information please call 610-655-6205 or email

Linda A. Kelleher CMC
City Clerk