Welcome to the County of Berks
Transportation/Reading MPO

PennDOT MPO-RPO Guidebook

    • PennDOT's comprehensive guide to the Transportation Planning Process in Pennsylvania and those who undertake it


Reading Area Transportation Study (MPO)​

    • The transportation planning body for Berks County.  Meeting schedule/agendas/minutes

Project Planning and Programming

    • How a project goes from an idea to reality


FFY 2017-2040 Long Range Transportation Plan

    • What we would like to see accomplished in the next 20 years​


FFY 2021-2024 Transportation Improvement Program (Effective 10/01/2020)
    • Here are the actual projects and dollars programmed for the next four years


Congestion Management Process

    • Examines congestion issues in 33 defined corridors in Berks


    • Determines which projects receive Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality (CMAQ) funds


Bicycle & Pedestrian Planning

    • Discusses issues related to non-motorized transportation in Berks County


Bridge Information

    • PennDOT-supplied information and mapping of state and local bridges in Berks and their conditions


    • Also serves as RATS Annual Report of Activities; view information on Pages 16-20.


Roundabout Information

    • Roundabouts are new to Pennsylvania and Berks.  Here's how to navigate them


SCTA/BARTA Transit Development Plan​

    • BARTA's plan for transit route improvements (link to outside website)

Human Service Transportation Coordination Plan

    • Working with public transit and private transportation service providers to promote equitable transportation solutions


Regional Operations Plan

    • Methods to maximize the use of available roadway capacity without building more roads


Public Participation Plan and Limited English Proficiency Plan

    • Strategies for engaging the public in meaningful ways


    • Annual agreement with PennDOT for staff planning activities on behalf of Reading MPO

Traffic Counts

    • PennDOT's website to get traffic information


Annual Lists of Federally Obligated Projects

    • How we spent our federal transportation dollars.  These reports are issued annually


PennDOT LTAP Program Information​​ and Brochure​

    • The Local Technical Assistance Program helps municipalities make the best use of their roadway maintenance dollars