Redevelopment Authority

of the City of Butler

Veronica Walker, Acting Executive Director/Operations Manager 

Arthur Cordwell, Rehabilitation  Inspector

About Us


    The Redevelopment Authority (RACB) is administered by a Board of Directors consisting of five members, who are appointed by the Mayor of the City of Butler -- one Board Member per year, each serving a five year term. 


    The officers of the Authority consist of the following:


                                       Chairman:         Fred Reese

                               Vice Chairman:        Tom Donaldson

                                       Treasurer:         Brian McCafferty

                                        Secretary:        David McKivigan

    Assistant Secretary/Treasurer:        Cindy McKnight


    The RACB meets monthly on the second Thursday of each month.


     The Redevelopment Authority has cooperation agreements with the Community Development Corporation (CDC) of Butler County and the Butler County Housing & Redevelopment Authority (BCHA) to attract businesses, create jobs, and implement overall growth for the City of Butler. 


    The Redevelopment Authority also coordinates activities with many non-profit organizations such as the Butler Downtown, the Butler County Tourism and Convention Bureau, NonProfit Development Corporation, and the Butler County Chamber of Commerce.