Welcome to the County of Berks
 

 Welcome to Berks County

 
 
Welcome to Berks County! Berks County is a combination of rich farm country, industry, beautiful parks, entertainment, and top notch educational institutions. Whether you are interested in information on County services, the availability of our parks, tax rates, or other ​county information, this is the place to start.
 
 
 

 Announcements / News

 
  • Press Release Berks County Named National Stepping Up Innovator County for Efforts to Collect Accurate Data on People in Jails Who Have Mental Illnesses.
  • View the PowerPoint presentation (PDF) that was presented at the Berks County Commissioners meeting on March 7, 2019.
  • Emergencies, Severe Weather, Traffic Alerts. Be among the first to find out and stay informed during an emergency.
  • ReadingBridges.net-- Your #1 resource to stay updated on bridge improvement projects to support Greater Reading.
  • County of Berks Parcel Identification Numbering Update--Reading, Pennsylvania – October 21, 2019: The County of Berks is announcing updates regarding parcel identifiers and their use with all County land records systems and any publicly accessible land records data. Read the full update.
 Berks County Commissioners Barnhardt, Scott, and Leinbach
 
Kevin S. Barnhardt, Commissioner
Mark C. Scott, Esq., Commissioner
Christian Y. Leinbach, Commissioner Chair
 
 

 County Commissioners' Meetings