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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 14, March 10, June 9, September 8 (Annual Planning Meeting) and November 10, 2020.
    Time:
    9:00 AM
    Building:
    McGlinn Conference Center
    460 St. Bernardine Street
    Reading​, PA  19607
  • Schedule:
    January 29, February 26, March 25, April 29, May 27, June 24, August 26, September 30, October 28, November 18 and December 16, 2020.
    Time:
    7:30 PM
    Building:
    Berks County Agricultural Center​ Conference Room

    Exceptions:  March 25, April 29 and May 27, 2020 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, 2020, and February, which will be held February 24, 2020.
    Time:
    9:30 AM
    Building:
    Assessment Office
    3rd Floor, ​Services Center
  • Schedule:
    January 23, 2020; April 23, 2020; July 23, 2020 - Public Hearing; and October 22, 2020.
     
    Exception: July 23, 2020 (Public Hearing) begins at 10:00 AM
     
    Time:
    12:00 noon
    Building:
    ​9th Floor Conference Room
    Services Center
  • Schedule:
    Scheduled for every Thursday.
     
    The Reorganizational Meeting will be held Monday, January 6, 2020 at 9:00 AM.
    Time:
    10:00 AM
    Building:
    13th Floor Commissioners' Board Room
    Services Center​
  • 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:
    ​February 19, May 20, August 19 and November 18, 2020.
    Time:
    7:00 PM
    Building:
    1040 Berks Road
    Leesport
  • Schedule:
    March 16, June 15, September 21, 2020 at 3:00 PM. 
     
    December 14, 2020 at 12:00 PM. 
    Time:
    3:00 PM
    Building:
    ​Direct Link Technology Center
    2561 Bernville Road
    Reading, PA
  • Mental Health / Developmental Disabilities Advisory Board
    Schedule:
    January 15, March 18, May 20, September 9 and November 18, 2020.
    Time:
    12:00 PM
    Building:
    ​9th Floor Conference Room
    Services Center
  • ​Berks CASSP (Children and Adolescent Service System Program) Advisory Committee
    Schedule:
    ​March 30, June 29, September 28 and December 7, 2020.
    Time:
    12:00 PM
    Building:
    ​9th Floor Conference Room
    Services Center
  • HealthChoices Advisory Committee​
    Schedule:
    ​February 18, May 19 and October 20, 2020.
    Time:
    12:00 PM
    Building:
    ​9th Floor Conference Room
    Services Center
  • Parks and Recreation Board​
    Schedule:
    First Wednesday every other month beginning:​
    February 5, 2020--Berks Leisure Area
    April 1, 2020--Bingaman Nature Center
    June 3, 2020--Red Bridge Recreation Area
    August 5, 2020--Beidler House
    October 7, 2020--Heritage Center
    December 2, 2020--Gring's Mill Barn
    Time:
    12:00 PM
    Building:
    Location varies each month (at different parks);
    Check with Parks Department for details
  • Schedule:
    ​Second Wednesday of each month.
     
    Exception: November meeting will be held November 18, 2020.
    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:
    Thursday January 16, March 19, May 21, July 16, September 17 (Joint Meeting) and November 19, 2020.
     
    EXCEPTION: September 17, 2020  (Joint Meeting) at Reading Regional Airport-Departure Lounge, 2501 Bernville Road, Reading
    Time:
    1:00 PM
    Building:
    ​Commissioners' Boardroom
    13th Floor
  • Schedule:
    ​First Thursday of every month.
     
    EXCEPTIONS: 
    --January meeting will be held January 9, 2020
    --July meeting will be held July 9, 2020.  
    --September meeting will be held September 17, 2020 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 27; April 27; July 27 and October 26, 2020
     
    ​Thursdays--February 20; March 19; May 21; June 18; August 20; September 17; November 19; and December 17, 2020
    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 6, 2020 at 9:30 AM and thereafter every first Thursday of each month as needed, beginning at 8:30 AM.
     
    ​Reorganization Meeting:  Monday, January 6, 2020 at 9:30 AM
    Time:
    8:30 AM
    Building:
    13th Floor Commissioners' Board Room
    Services Center​