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READING'S 275TH ANNIVERSARY STARTS HERE!

READING'S 275TH ANNIVERSARY STARTS HERE!

Watch the Opening Ceremony of Reading's 275th Anniversary

 


A Brief History

Reading, officially incorporated as a municipality on March 16, 1748, is located in the beautiful Schuylkill Valley of Southeastern Pennsylvania. Thomas and Richard Penn, the sons of William Penn, mapped out the first city streets (now the downtown)...
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Please Thank Our Awesome Sponsors

Berks History Center              Tompkins Bank

275th Anniversary Steering Committee

Mayor Eddie Moran; Councilors Donna Reed and Marcia Goodman-Hinnershitz; City Auditor Maria Rodriguez; City Clerk Linda Kelleher; Berks County Prothonotary Jonathan DelCollo; Berks County Convention Center Authority Member Michael Fiucci; Berks Community Television Executive Director Heather Adams; David Farrar, General Manager of the Santander Arena and SPAC, Historic Preservation Specialist Amy Johnson


Contact information

Laura Reppert

City of Reading 275th Special Event Coordinator

815 Washington St, #2-21

Reading, Pa 19601

cityofreading275@gmail.com