Closure of County Facilities

Thursday, March 5, 2015

The Commissioners and President Judge have authorized the closure of the County and Courts as of at 1:00 PM today, Thursday, March 5, 2015.

The Courthouse, Services Center and other related County offices will close at 1:00 PM today, Thursday, March 5, 2015.  The Chief Operating Officer. Director of Emergency Services and Court Administration reviewed the current weather conditions and forecasts, and decided that the County and Courts should close.

The County of Berks Inclement Weather policy should be followed for this weather event.  As always, this annoucement does not pertain to 24/7 operations: Berks Heim, BCRC, Jail, Sheriff's Department, DES and/or other essential employees. 

Employees in 24/7 operations and other essential employees must follow the internal policy of their department.