>>Reading Fire Chief Announces Retirement
(Reading, PA) -- Reading's city fire chief will be stepping down to retire soon. Mayor Eddie Morán acknowledged the retirement of Fire Chief William Stoudt Junior at his State of the City address Friday. Moran said Stoudt will be retiring at the end of April. The Mayor also commended Stoudt on a job well done throughout his nearly 40 years of service overall. Stoudt took over as chief in Reading in 2014. There's no word yet on the city's process to find his replacement.