Welcome to the County of Berks
Public Meeting Schedule

The Berks County Board of Commissioners announces the following schedule of public meetings of County Boards, Commissions, Committees, Councils, Task Forces, Authorities, and other Agencies. The address mentioned for "Services Center" is 633 Court Street, Reading, PA 19601 and "Agricultural Center" is 1238 County Welfare Road, Leesport, PA 19533.

Please note: Individuals with disabilities requiring special services or auxiliary aids attending any of these meetings should submit a request for such assistance to the County Commissioners Office. If a County holiday is celebrated on a scheduled meeting date, that meeting will be cancelled.

Any questions regarding the schedule, click to view the Public Meeting Schedule in pdf format.

  • Schedule:
    January 8; March 12; June 11; September 10 (Annual Planning Meeting); and November 12, 2019.
    Time:
    9:00 AM
    Building:
    McGlinn Conference Center
    460 St. Bernardine Street
    Reading​, PA  19607
  • Schedule:
    ​January 30; February 27; March 27; April 24; May 29; June 26; August 28; September 25; October 30; November 20; and December 18, 2019.
    Time:
    7:30 PM
    Building:
    Berks County Agricultural Center​ Conference Room

    Exceptions:  March 27, 2019 and September 25, 2019 will be held in the 4H Room.
  • Board of Assessment Appeals​
    Schedule:
    ​Third Monday of each month except January, which will be held January 2, 2019, and February, which will be held February 4, 2019.
    Time:
    9:30 AM
    Building:
    Assessment Office
    3rd Floor, ​Services Center
  • Schedule:
    January 24; February 28; March 28; April 25; May 23; June 27; July 12 - Public Hearing; September 26; October 24; December 5, 2019.
     
    July 12, 2019 (Public Hearing) begins at 10:00 AM
     
    No meeting in November 2019
    Time:
    12:00 noon
    Building:
    ​9th Floor Conference Room
    Services Center
  • Schedule:
    Scheduled for every Thursday.
    Time:
    10:00 AM
    Building:
    13th Floor Commissioners' Board Room
    Services Center​
  • ​County Commissioners' Meetings--Budget/Operations
    Schedule:
    ​Every Thursday as needed,
     
    EXCEPT the third Thursday of the month begins at 3:00 PM
    Time:
    2:00 PM
    Building:
    13th Floor Commissioners' Board Room
    Services Center​
  • Schedule:
    ​Every Thursday as needed, following Commissioners' Meeting
    Time:
    11:00 AM
    Building:
    13th Floor Commissioners' Board Room
    Services Center​
  • Library System Board​
    Schedule:
    ​January 16; April 17; August 21; and November 20, 2019.
    Time:
    7:00 PM
    Building:
    1040 Berks Road
    Leesport
  • Schedule:
    March 25; June 24; and September 23, 2019 at 3:00 PM. 
     
    December 9, 2019 at 12:00 PM. 
    Time:
    3:00 PM
    Building:
    ​Direct Link Technology Center
    2561 Bernville Road
    Reading, PA
  • MH/DD Advisory Board​
    Schedule:
    ​January 16; March 20; May 15; September 18; and November 20, 2019.
    Time:
    12:00 PM
    Building:
    ​9th Floor Conference Room
    Services Center
  • ​Berks CASSP (Children and Adolescent Service System Program) Advisory Committee
    Schedule:
    ​March 25; June 24; September 30; and December 2, 2019.
    Time:
    12:00 PM
    Building:
    ​9th Floor Conference Room
    Services Center
  • HealthChoices Advisory Committee​
    Schedule:
    ​February 19; May 21; and October 22, 2019.
    Time:
    12:00 PM
    Building:
    ​9th Floor Conference Room
    Services Center
  • Parks and Recreation Board​
    Schedule:
    ​February 6, 2019--Berks Leisure Area
    April 10, 2019--Bingaman Nature Center
    June 5, 2019--Red Bridge Recreation Area
    August 7, 2019--Gring's Mill
    October 2, 2019--Heritage Center
    December 4, 2019--Berks Leisure Area
    Time:
    12:00 PM
    Building:
    Location varies each month (at different parks);
    Check with Parks Department for details
  • Schedule:
    ​Second Wednesday of each month.
    Time:
    3:00 PM
    Building:
    ​Planning Commission
    14th Floor Conference Room
    Services Center
  • Schedule:
    ​Last Wednesday of each month. 
     
    EXCEPTION:  March, June, September and December meetings held at the Berks County Jail.
    Time:
    9:00 AM
    Building:
    Services Center
    13th Floor Commissioners' Board Room
    633 Court Street
    Reading
     
    Berks County Jail
    1287 County Road
    Leesport
  • Schedule:
    ​January 17; March 21; May 16; July 18; September 19 (Joint Meeting at Reading Regional Airport-Departure Lounge) and November 21, 2019.
     
    EXCEPTION: September 19, 2019 (Joint Meeting) at Reading Regional Airport-Departure Lounge, 2501 Bernville Road, Reading
    Time:
    1:30 PM
    Building:
    ​Planning Commission
    14th Floor Conference Room
    Services Center
  • Schedule:
    ​First Thursday of every month.
     
    EXCEPTIONS:  July meeting will be held July 11, 2019.  Also, the September 19, 2019 meeting, which is a Joint Meeting, will be held at the Reading Regional Airport-Departure Lounge, 2501 Bernville Road, Reading.
    Time:
    1:30 PM
    Building:
    ​Planning Commission
    14th Floor Conference Room
    Services Center
  • ​Records Improvement Committee
    Schedule:
    ​Third Thursday of every month, as needed.
    Time:
    9:00 AM
    Building:
    13th Floor Commissioners' Board Room
    Services Center​
  • Schedule:
    Mondays--January 28; April 29; July 29; and October 28, 2019
     
    ​Thursdays--February 21; March 21; May 16; June 20; August 15; September 19; November 21; and December 19, 2019
    Time:
    Monday Meetings
    10:00 AM
     
    Thursday Meetings
    9:30 AM
     
    Building:
    13th Floor Commissioners' Board Room
    Services Center​
  • Salary Board​
    Schedule:
    Reorganizational Meeting Monday, January 7, 2019 at 8:30 AM and then every first Thursday as needed, except July, which will be held June 27, 2019, if needed.
     
    ​Reorganization Meeting:  Monday, January 7, 2019
    Time:
    8:30 AM
    Building:
    13th Floor Commissioners' Board Room
    Services Center​