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City of Reading Zoning Hearing Board Upcoming Public Hearings

by City of Reading, PA

Aug 10, 2021
Public Hearing Notice

Notice is hereby given that the City of Reading Zoning Hearing Board will conduct public hearings on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. in the following matters.


Appeal #2021-09 – 532, 532R & 534 Minor St. (UPI 02530643876017; 02530643875067; 02530643875092): Daniel S. Caisaguano & Socorro Navarro-Aguas (record owners) appeal an enforcement notice issued Jan. 23, 2021 for violation of Appeal #2018-22 relative to off-street parking for a taxicab office and dispatch headquarters at 534 Minor St. Variances are also requested from parking design and construction, landscaping, and maximum impervious coverage requirements in order to expand the existing parking area at 534 Minor St. to include two adjacent parcels, 532 & 532R Minor St. The subject properties are located in the R-3 Residential District and the Prince Historic District.

Appeal #2021-16 – 823 N. 8th St. (UPI 12530760946777): Hector Portillo and Jonathan Yepez-Guzman (record owners) seek a variance to convert an existing one-family dwelling into two dwelling units. The subject property is located in the Commercial Neighborhood (C-N) Zoning District.



Appeal #2021-15 – 730 McKnight St. (UPI 15530757542346)

Hearings may be held at City Hall, 815 Washington Street, Reading, PA or via Zoom, as circumstances require. Members of the public who wish to participate must register in advance by providing their name, address, and phone number or email address to the Zoning Administrator by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, August 10, 2021, via email to [email protected] or via phone to (610) 655-6505.

  • To join from a computer, smartphone, or tablet: open the Zoom app or navigate to, then enter the meeting ID (984-6073-3287) and passcode (815125).
  • To join via phone: call (301) 715-8592 or (646) 558-8656, then enter the meeting ID (984-6073-3287) and passcode (815125).

The properties referenced above are located in the City of Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania. Complete applications and plans may be viewed at or by contacting the Zoning Office.

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