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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

West Reading Schedules Repaving of 5th Ave and Museum Road

UPDATE: Milling of the asphalt is scheduled to begin on Sunday, April 28th at 6pm and the entire project should be completed by Saturday, May 4, 2019. In...

BARTA to Suspend Bus Service for Memorial Day

Berks Area Regional Transportation Authority will be suspending its bus service and BARTA Special Services on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2019. Regular service will resume on...

Amity Township 562 Bridge Replacement Will Now Last into December

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced today work to replace the PA 562 Bridge over Manatawny Creek in Amity Township, Berks County will now last into December. Work...

Bridge Damage Causes Lane Closure on 422 West Near 176

Update 5/6/19: Additional slope stabilization work is being performed at the US 422 West Bridge over the Schuylkill River where deterioration to an abutment and roadway shoulder...

Proposed Route and Schedule Changes for BARTA Bus Service

BARTA has Proposed Route and Schedule Changes to go into effect on Monday, August 26, 2019. A public hearing will be held on Tuesday, June 18, 2019...
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Overturned Tractor Trailer Closes 222 North Ramp

An overturned tractor trailer caused significant traffic delays in Wyomissing Thursday afternoon. The accident happened on the 222 North ramp near the Inn at Reading. The tractor...
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222 Closes Near Berkshire Mall Due to Overturned Tractor Trailer

Emergency crews closed have 222 Southbound Tuesday morning due to an overturned tractor trailer. Happening around 10am, the accident occurred on the ramp just before the Crossings...

Greshville Road Closed for Bridge Work in Douglass Township

PennDot has announced a revised schedule for the road work on Greshville Road in Douglass Township. Originally scheduled to begin June 24th, the road work will be...

Apple Maps “Street View” Car Spotted in Berks County

Traveling the country with specialized cameras and sensors on their roofs "street view" cars compile a 360 view of local roads. Most commonly associated with Google, Apple...

Emergency Closure of Perkiomen Ave Due to Gas Line Repair

UPDATE: Besides the usual construction lane restrictions, Perkiomen Ave is open. PennDOT has temporarily closed Business Route 422/Perkiomen Avenue East between Oley Turnpike Road and 36th Street for...