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A. Acquisition and disposition of blighted property shall not require preparation, adoption or approval of a redevelopment area plan or redevelopment proposal, but at least 30 days prior to acquisition of any property, the Redevelopment Authority shall transmit identification of the property to the Planning Commission and shall request a recommendation as to the appropriate reuse of the property. The Redevelopment Authority shall not acquire the property where the Planning Commission certifies that disposition for residential or related use would not be in accord with the Comprehensive Plan of the City of Reading.
B. Property disposed of within a redevelopment area shall be disposed of under a redevelopment contract in accordance with the provisions of the Urban Redevelopment Law. 14
C. Property disposed of outside a redevelopment area shall be disposed of by deed in accordance with the provisions set forth in applicable law.
D. Power of eminent domain shall be exercised pursuant to a resolution of the Redevelopment Authority and the procedures set forth in applicable law.
14. Editor's Note: See 35 P.S. § 1701 et seq.