​Welcome to the County of Berks
Kevin S. Barnhardt, Commissioner
Christian Y. Leinbach, Commissioner
Mark C. Scott, Esq., Commissioner
Mission Statement: It is the mission of Berks County government and all County employees to administer and deliver services to the citizens of the County in the most effective, efficient, and professional manner possible within the constraints of the financial resources available.
Likewise, it is the responsibility of the Commissioners to plan for the future while giving careful attention to changing needs, the conservation of our natural resources, and the implementation of measures that will help to assure orderly development. In turn, this will enhance the economic opportunity and the quality of life that will be enjoyed by the citizens of Berks County. 

 County Calendar of Events

Start Time
4/27/2017 10:00 AM
5/4/2017 10:00 AM
5/4/2017 1:30 PM
5/10/2017 3:00 PM
5/11/2017 10:00 AM
5/15/2017 9:30 AM
5/18/2017 10:00 AM
5/18/2017 1:30 PM
5/23/2017 2:30 PM
5/23/2017 4:30 PM
5/25/2017 10:00 AM
5/31/2017 7:30 PM
6/1/2017 10:00 AM
6/1/2017 1:30 PM
6/8/2017 10:00 AM
Contact Information
County of Berks
633 Court Street
Reading, PA  19601
Hours:  Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
County Offices​


Mount Penn Preserve
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ReadingBridges.net-- Updates on the Buttonwood Street rehabilitation.
Act 89, Title 75 §1935--$5 Fee for Local Use
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View the Commissioners' Meeting AgendaMeeting Minutes, and Ordinances.
​Statement Release on the Berks County Residential Center--Click here to read the full Statement Release
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