Reading Redevelopment Authority Website

Mission: To “exist and operate for the public purposes of the elimination of blighted areas through economically and socially sound redevelopment of such areas, as provided by this act, in conformity with the comprehensive general plan of their respective municipalities for residential, recreational, commercial, industrial or other purposes, and other wise encouraging the provision of healthful homes, a decent living environment and adequate places of employment of the people of this Commonwealth.”

Meetings: Third Thursday of the Month at 5:00 p.m. Redevelopment Authority Conference Room

The Reading Redevelopment Authority will hold public board meetings at 5:00 p.m. on the following dates in 2021:

January 21, 2021

February 18, 2021

March 18, 2021

April 15, 2021

May 20, 2021

June 17, 2021

July 15, 2021

August 19, 2021

September 16, 2021

October 21, 2021

November 18, 2021

December 16, 2021


Due to the COVID-19 Emergency Declaration, the public is prohibited from attending the meetings. Public comment will only be accepted in writing through an email to rra@readingpa.gov. Public comment must be submitted by 4:00 pm on day of the meeting to allow time to print and distribute the comment submitted. The comment received will be read into the record.

Liaison: Rafaela Lopez, 610-655-2104

Resolutions No. 18-50 and 31-50. Letter to appoint Act 385, P.L. 991-1945

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

  5 Members 5 Year Term    
  Date Appointed Date Reappointed Term Expiration Remarks
Nate Rivera 09/16/2020   12/31/2022  
Wellington Santana 05/15/2019   12/31/2023  
Thomas Caltagirone 11/25/2020   12/31/2024  
Ernest Schlegel 03/25/2020   12/31/2025  
Goslyn Fleming 07/20/2020   12/31/2023