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Redevelopment Authority

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Mission Statement

The mission of the Coatesville Redevelopment Authority is to facilitate commercial, industrial and residential redevelopment; promote economic development home ownership/rehabilitation and eradicate blight within the City of Coatesville per the mandates and authority of the PA Urban Redevelopment Law.

About the Coatesville Redevelopment Authority

RDA LogoThe Coatesville Redevelopment Authority was created by the Coatesville City Council on September 27, 1999 and incorporated June 13, 2000. The RDA’s vision is to restore, rebuild, and revitalize the City of Coatesville. The RDA’s focus is to increase its role in Coatesville’s revitalization efforts by rejuvenating the City’s neighborhoods and improving its business districts.

Composition and Terms

The Coatesville Redevelopment Authority is constituted to consist of five (5) members appointed by the City Council of the City of Coatesville, a solicitor, and staff. The term of each of the members of the Authority shall be five (5) years or until his or her successor is appointed and qualified, except that the terms of the members first appointed pursuant to the Urban Redevelopment Law and this chapter shall be so fixed that no more than one (1) shall be re-appointed or replaced during any future calendar year.

Powers and Duties

The Coatesville Redevelopment Authority shall perform all duties and may exercise all powers conferred by law, by the Urban Redevelopment Law, and as requested by the Council of the City of Coatesville consistent with the provisions Urban Redevelopment Law. The City Council, by ordinance, by resolution or by other official action, may confer powers and duties on the Authority which are consistent with the provisions of the Urban Redevelopment Law

Meetings and Agendas

The Redevelopment Authority meets regularly on the third Monday of each month at 7:00pm in the City Council Chambers of City Hall or as matters before the Authority may require.

Redevelopment Authority Members

Appointed Members

Name Office Term
Joe Disciullo Chairman 2014 – 2018
Donald Folks Member 2013 – 2017
Joseph Kandler Treasurer 2012 – 2016
Tyrone Harley Secretary 2015 – 2019
Jack Burkholder Vice Chairman 2016 – 2020

Staff Members

Name Role
 Michael Trio Executive Director
 Ruthann Mowday Administrative Assistant

 

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