E.g., Mar 21 2019
E.g., Mar 21 2019


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.

Mar 6, 2019 Auditor de la ciudad Solicitantes de búsqueda

El Concejo Municipal de la ciudad de Reading está buscando solicitantes para solicitar la posición vacante del Auditor de la ciudad con un término que termina el 6 de enero de 2020.

Mar 6, 2019 City Auditor Seeking Applicants

The City of Reading City Council is seeking civic minded applicants to  apply for the  vacated position of the City Auditor, with a term ending on Jan 6, 2020.

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).

Oct 22, 2018 City of Reading Receives $350,000 Recycling Grant from DEP

On Friday, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced the winners of its 2018 Recycling Development and Implementation Grants, known as the “902 Recycling Grants.” The biannual grant supports capital improvement projects within municipal recycling programs and is an essential component of recycling finance throughout the state. The City of Reading was awarded the maximum grant amount of $350,000.

Sep 26, 2018 Home Investment Partnership Program Notice Of Substantial Amendment Public Notice is hereby given that on October 29, 2018 the Council of the City of Reading will consider the following modifications to the 2014-2018 Consolidated Plan and the 2016-2017 Action Plans for the HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME). Additional HOME funding allocated by HUD FY 2018 are unallocated.