Mission: To operate and maintain the regional water system of the City of Reading in a manner which assures an adequate and safe drinking water supply to the residential and business customers of the Water System; to maintain through an on going capital improvement program so that rates can remain reasonable and so that no large rate increases are required in the future; and to cooperate with the City of Reading to maximize the benefits of the Water System to the city and its residents and taxpayers.

Meetings: 3nd Tues of the month 4:00 p.m. 1801 Kutztown Road

Liaison: Suzanne Ruotolo, 610-406-6300

Created May 5, 1994 Act of Assembly approved May 2, 1945 P.L. 382, Bill No. 46-94. Amended to seven members January 2015.

Term: One member per year - all terms expire 1/1

Council7 Members5 Year Term 
 Date AppointedDate ReappointedTerm Expiration
Julissa Espinal10/27/2014 1/1/2020
Steven McCracken10/24/2016 1/1/2018
Cecile Grimshaw11/13/2017 1/1/2022
Phillip Dougherty04/09/2018 1/1/2023
Ralph Johnson, Chair11/23/2015 1/1/2021
Vacant   
Steven Symons11/09/2015 1/1/2019