E.g., Jul 23 2019
E.g., Jul 23 2019


Apr 24, 2019 County of Berks Consolidated Plan Summary FY2019

The Consolidated Plan is designed to help states and local jurisdictions to assess their affordable housing and community development needs and market conditions, and to make data-driven, place-based investment decisions.

Apr 12, 2019 City of Reading Needs Hearing Public Notice

The City of Reading invites citizens, public agencies and other interested parties to participate in the development of the City’s Annual Action Plan covering federal fiscal year 2020 by attending a public hearing on April 30, 2019 at 5:00 pm in City Hall, 815 Washington Street, Second Floor City Council Chambers, Reading.

Mar 29, 2019 Reading Parking Authority Press Release

Reading, PA – The Reading Parking Authority (RPA) has initiated upgrades, renovations and capital expenditures to provide its customers with a better parking experience. Future and current changes include:

Mar 22, 2019 Notice of Correction

On March 7, 2019, the City of Reading published a Notice of Intent (NOI) to request Release of Funds (RROF) for Tiered Projects and Programs for the following activities to be supported with Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) funds from the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD): 

Mar 15, 2019 2018 CAPER Public Notice

By March 31, 2019, the City of Reading will submit its Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) for the period of January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018 to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The CAPER is designed to provide information on how the City actually used its federal, state, and local funds for housing & community development projects during its recently completed program year.

Feb 6, 2019 Public Notice - Amendment To The PY2018 CDBG Action Plan

Notice is hereby given that on March 11, 2019 the Council of the City of Reading will consider the following amendment to the PY2018 CDBG Action Plan.


To approve/deny a Council Resolution authorizing the Mayor to execute a PY2018 CDBG Action Plan Amendment to cancel the Penn Street Fire Station Project and to add the Purchase of Two Fire Trucks.

Jan 15, 2019 La posición del Concejo Municipal para el Distrito 6 está buscando solicitantes

El Concejo Municipal de la Ciudad de Reading está buscando solicitantes para llenar la posición del Distrito 6 del Concejo Municipal que quedó vacante el 11 de enero de 2019. Esta posición puede ser llenada por cualquier residente del Distrito 6 que cumpla con las calificaciones de elegibilidad según la sección 202 del Home Rule Charter de la Ciudad de Reading, y ha sido registrada para votar en el Distrito 6 desde el 16 de Mayo de 2016.

Jan 15, 2019 City Council District 6 Seat Seeking Applicants

The City of Reading City Council is seeking civic minded applicants to apply for the City Council District 6 seat that became vacant on Jan 11, 2019. The City Council District 6 seat can be filled by any District 6 resident who meets the eligibility qualifications as per the City of Reading Home Rule Charter Section 202 and has been registered to vote in District 6 since May 16, 2016.

Dec 20, 2018 Transportation Officials Gathering Public Comments On Draft Bicycle And Pedestrian Transportation Plan

Transportation officials are trying to reduce barriers to walking and bicycling in Berks County and are looking for your input about the best ways to achieve those goals. In June of this year, the Berks County Bicycle and Pedestrian Transportation Plan Advisory Committee, convened by the Reading Area Transportation Study (RATS), began preparing the draft Bicycle and Pedestrian Transportation Plan. This document, once adopted, will guide municipalities, developers, non-profit organizations, PennDOT and the public in developing, promoting and enhancing the bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure network in Berks County.

Oct 26, 2018 Rawa 30” Water Main Replacement Project

Reading Area Water Authority will be replacing approximately 700 feet of 30” diameter water main on Route 61 (Center Avenue). The water main replacement is in the north bound shoulder and will be from 50 feet north of Witman Road and extend 650 feet south of Witman Road. Current schedule is to mobilize to the site on October 29, 2018 and complete the work by November 16, 2018 (temporary paving in place for the winter).