City of Reading to Open Books with Launch of OpenGov PlatformOpportunity MapiRequestBerks AlertJoin the conversation on our MindMixer page. Let’s Talk About ReadingDesired Downtown Businesses and Events SurveyPay to Park with a Smarter System

Upcoming Penn Street Lane Closure

July 29, 2015 – Reading, PA – One lane in each direction of Penn Street between 2nd Street and the 422 Overpass will be closed this Thursday (30) and Friday (31) nights for resurfacing. The hours of work will be 8PM to 6AM.

Welcome To Reading PA

The city of Reading, located in southeastern Pennsylvania, is the principal city of the Greater Reading Area and the county seat for Berks County. With a population of 88,082 as of the 2010 census, it is the fifth most populated city in the state, after Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown and Erie, and the sixth most-populous municipality.

Reading Bridges Construction & Update Information.

The latest construction and update information on Reading Bridges can be found at the website.

Permits, Licenses, Certifications, and Other Applications

Permit Applications

License Applications

Other Applications/Certificates/Forms


Android app on Google Play 

Open Data Platform



Stay Connected


Background Image