Welcome to the County of Berks
Office of Budget and Finance
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Coordinate the preparation of the County's annual operating budget and to efficiently administer budget activity through the year. 

Department Goals

It is the goal of the Office of Budget and Finance to prepare, analyze, monitor, and report on the County's capital and operating budgets; insure the County has available cash to finance daily operations; and manage County debt in accordance with cash needs and to provide fiscal direction to all County departments in an effective manner.

Contact Information

Robert Patrizio, CPA, Chief Financial Officer

Budget & Finance
Berks County Services Center
633 Court Street, 13th Floor
Reading, PA 19601
Phone:  610.478.6190
Fax:  610.478.6206
Hours:  Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.