Birdsboro - A Borough Unequaled

1/11/21: Water main break on E 5th St. near S Walnut St. For everyone’s safety, please do not approach employees working at this site. Slight chance of boiled-water notice for the immediate area after repairs have been completed. Notices will be posted on the front doors of affected residents. IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE A NOTICE, YOU ARE NOT AFFECTED. Further details will be posted as they become available

Christmas Tree Pickup

The annual tree pickup has begun. Please remove decorations and place tree at your curb.

Gun Permits

Until further notice, the Berks County Sheriff’s Department will not be issuing firearm carry permits at the Birdsboro Borough Hall location the third Monday of each month.

Ambulance Service

Effective the first week of January 2021, Western Berks Emergency Medical Service (WBEMS) will provide ambulance service to Birdsboro Borough.  This change requires no action on your part.  You will continue to dial 911 in a medical emergency.  For more information on WBEMS click here.

Animal Control Services

Beginning January 1st, 2021, Birdsboro Borough will have animal control services provided through Safety Net Sanctuary. For more information on this please click here.

Hazardous Waste Disposal 

It is the Berk’s County Solid Waste Authority’s intent to once again hold spring and fall hazardous waste collections in 2021. Please keep in mind that latex paint is NOT a hazardous material and will not be accepted at these collections, click HERE to see the flyer about proper latex paint disposal.

Virtual Meetings

Until further notice, Birdsboro Borough Council and Birdsboro Municipal Authority will hold their regularly scheduled meetings via Zoom Meeting Room. Members of the public wishing to listen to/participate in these meetings can access remotely. By telephone: call 1 929 205 6099 or 1 312 626 6799, enter Meeting ID 760 729 643, followed by the # key. By computer: log onto and follow the prompts.