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CURRENT HAPPENINGS
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Comments may be sent to ashowers@countyofberks.com

or via mail to:
Ashley Showers,
Berks County Planning Commission,
633 Court Street, 14th floor,
Reading PA 19601

Click here for the plan

Click here for the Survey Summary Report

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Canceled - Reading Area Transportation Study Technical Committee Meeting December 1, 2022

The December 1, 2022 Reading Area Transportation Study Technical Committee meeting has been canceled.  The next meeting will be held virtually on January 5, 2023 at 1:30 PM.  Information on how to participate as well as meeting materials for the January 5, 2023 Reading Area Transportation Study Technical Committee meeting will be available online approximately one week prior to the scheduled meeting date.​
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Opportunity for Public Input!

PennDOT announced a virtual plans display to replace a culvert over Mill Creek on PA 419 in Tulpehocken Township is now available for public review and comment.  The information will be available to view online until December 5, 2022.  To view the virtual plans display, please click here​.
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Opportunity for Public Input!

PennDOT announced a virtual plans display to replace the superstructure on the PA 10 (Morgantown Road) Bridge over a Tributary to Conestoga Creek in Caernarvon Township and New Morgan Borough is now available for public review and comment.  The information will be available to view online until December 19, 2022.  To view the virtual plans display, please click here​.​
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Meeting with Senator Bob Casey

On October 27, 2022, Executive Director David Hunter and a delegation from Reading and Berks County met with Senator Casey to discuss the restoration of passenger rail service back to Reading. The delegation met with Senator Bob Casey today at the Saucony Creek Brewery/the Franklin Street Station in Reading.  Pictured, from left to right: Jamal Abadalo, Community Development Director, City of Reading, Kirby Powell, VP of Operations, Saucony Creek, Gregg Downing, Executive Director, SCTA, Tom Frawley, Executive Director, Schuylkill River Passenger Rail Authority, and Deb Millman, President, Greater Berks Development Fund.



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Contact Information

Berks County
Planning Commission
Berks County Services Center
14th Floor
633 Court Street
Reading, PA 19601
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Phone: 610-478-6300
Fax: 610-478-6316
 
Hours:  Monday thru Friday
8 a.m.- 5 p.m.
 

Email:
Planning@countyofberks.com

 
 

 

 

If you have business with the Planning Commission, please contact our office to schedule an appointment at 610-478-6300.​ 

 

 


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