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City of Reading

Reading Area Water Authority


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: 3rd 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

  7 Members 5 Year Term  
  Date Appointed Date Reappointed Term Expiration
Richard Carpenter 05/11/2020   01/01/2025
Steven McCracken 10/24/2016 01/23/2023 01/01/2028
Cecile Grimshaw 11/13/2017  02/14/2022 01/01/2027
Tressa Jefferson 04/10/2023   01/01/2028
Jamal Abodalo 05/11/2020   01/01/2024
Daniel Luckey 08/24/2020   01/01/2026
Earl Lucas 06/08/2020   01/01/2025




RAWA Website: See Minutes/Agenda, Info & Pay Bills