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Delay Opening

County Offices will open at 10:00 AM



The Commissioners and President Judge have authorized a delayed opening tomorrow, Thursday, March 5, 2015.  The Courthouse, Services Center and other related County offices will open at 10:00 AM.


The Chief Operating Officer, Director of Emergency Services and Court Administrator will continue to review current weather conditions and forecasts throughout the night in order to decide whether the delay should be extended or whether the County and Courts should close. If necessary, an additional recommendation will be made to the Commissioners and President Judge at 5:30 AM should conditions warrant extending the delay or closing for the day.


The County of Berks Inclement Weather Policy should be followed for this weather event.  As always, this announcement 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 must follow the internal policy of their department.