Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Mayor-Council Form Unknown Reading City Proposed 1971 Optional Charter no

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1971

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Reading, City of
Whole
Berks County
Part
PA
Part
Reading, City of
Whole
Berks County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Reading, City of City, 3rd Class (Optional Charter, Mayor-Council A)

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 15, 1957 (Pa. Laws 901, No. 399), § 620 indirect
View Act of July 15, 1957 (Pa. Laws 901, No. 399), §§ 201–216 indirect
View Act of July 15, 1957 (Pa. Laws 901, No. 399), §§ 217–218 indirect
View Act of July 15, 1957 (Pa. Laws 901, No. 399), §§ 241–242 indirect
View Act of July 15, 1957 (Pa. Laws 901, No. 399), §§ 301–302 indirect
View Act of September 23, 1959 (Pa. Laws 938, No. 383), § 1 indirect
View Act of April 28, 1961 (Pa. Laws 141, No. 66), §§ 1–2 indirect
View Act of August 14, 1963 (Pa. Laws 1104, No. 470), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of October 9, 1967 (Pa. Laws 412, No. 182), § 1 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Berks, County of Election: "Shall the Mayor-Council Plan A of the optional Third Class City Charter Law, providing for seven councilmen to be elected at large, be adopted by the City of Reading?" Feb 27, 1971 Rejected

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Opt. Pl. F. READING