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Aug 27, 2019 Fire Prevention Week
Aug 15, 2019 City of Reading to Expand Recycling Carts City-Wide

The City of Reading is offering new recycling carts to all residents with City curbside recycling. Residents can now ‘Opt-in’ to receive a new cart by phone or completing an online form. No action is needed if residents decide not to upgrade. Deliveries of the new carts will take place this fall. The City has already received dozens of requests for the new carts, and will begin promoting the program expansion on August 19th through its website, social media, and other channels.

Jul 24, 2019 Assistance Information For City Residents That Suffered Losses During the Storms on June 20th & 21st.

The City of Reading Fire and Rescue Office would like to provide the following information to City residents that suffered losses during the storms on June 20th & 21st.  Please note that this information does NOT relate to losses suffered on any other date.  Efforts are still underway with regard to those storm events.

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.