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210 George Street, Reading PA, 19605
Hours of Operation - 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Attention Muhlenberg Township Residents - The snow emergency has be lifted as of Tuesday, January 27th at 11:15AM.  The Township would like to thank the residents and township businesses for their patience and help during the snow emergency. 

ATTENTION RESIDENTS – All Muhlenberg Township Offices, including the Tax Collector and Police Department, have moved to 210 George Street, Hyde Park, Reading, 19605.  The new location includes a Customer Service Center on the main level with representatives ready to take care of the majority of your needs and answer your questions. Center representatives can also be reached by calling 610-929-4727.  The Township looks forward to providing with quality customer service at our new location.

Attention Saylor Farm Development Residents – The streets in the Saylor Farm development have now officially been dedicated to the Township as of Monday, December 15th, 2014.  Please note that all traffic signs will be enforced, including “No Parking” signs. 

The Bern Twp. Police, the Muhlenberg Twp. Police and the Northern Berks Regional Police are combining forces to provide our communities an opportunity to go behind the scenes and experience the jobs of your police officers.  We have organized a Citizen Police Academy (CPA) that will be informative, interesting, thought provoking and fun.  There is no cost to attend the CPA. Read More  

Muhlenberg Township 2015 Fee Schedule

The Board of Commissioners approved the 2015 Fees and Charges schedule.  Click here for a detailed listing.

Economic Development in Greater Reading  - BCTV | Posted: Tuesday, May 6, 2014 10:30 am.  Watch as Deb Heffner and Board of Commissioners President Mike Malinoswki discussed the Supportive Business Network and development/business in Muhlenberg Township.

The Township has experienced impressive Economic Development growth within the past 3 years. A summary of Economic Development shows additions and expansions from 2010 to 2013 that have added an estimated 800 jobs in the Industrial and Manufacturing, Environmental, Financial and Insurance, Health Care, Environmental, Professional and Commercial services. Read More


Drop off your expired or unused, prescribed and over-the-counter medications in the lobby at the Muhlenberg Township Municipal Building. Community members can utilize this drop box to ensure that medications will not end up in the wrong hands but rather properly disposed of. Read More

Electronic Devices and Your Trash Service
Due to a Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) mandate, there will be changes to your trash pickup service. The Covered Device Recycling Act 108 (CORA) now prohibits the following electronic devices from disposal at DEP permitted solid waste landfills: desktop and laptop computers, computer monitors, computer peripherals, and televisions. As of 1/24/13 this ban will go into effect On bulk collection days in your community should any of these items be at curbside they will be tagged as non-collectible. Read More

5th Street Highway/Allentown Pike Corridor Revitalization Project
The Muhlenberg Township 5th Street Highway/Allentown Pike Corridor Revitalization Project includes a 3.9 mile stretch of US Business Route 222 between Highway 222 and the city of Reading boundary. The project's purpose is to develop a vibrant and realistic 10-15 year plan that provides vehicle access while creating a strong sense of place. Read More

 Municipal Meetings

Start Time
Zoning Hearing Board
2/4/2015 7:00 PM
Arts Board Meeting
2/17/2015 6:30 PM
Planning Commission
2/18/2015 7:00 PM
Muhlenberg Commissioners Meeting
2/21/2015 7:00 PM
Zoning Hearing Board
3/4/2015 7:00 PM

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