Until such time as the Stay-at-Home order for Berks County has been lifted, 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 https://zoom.us/j/760729643 and follow the prompts.


Effective immediately, the Birdsboro Borough Hall will be closed to the public until further notice. Staff can be reached at (610) 582-6030 or info@birdsboropa.org. Tax payments can be placed in the designated red box outside the office door.

From: Kenneth Imes, Birdsboro Emergency Management Coordinator

Birdsboro Emergency Management is closely monitoring and communicating the status of COVID-19 as it makes it way throughout the commonwealth. Critical information will be posted on the Birdsboro Borough website (birdsboropa.org) and the Birdsboro Municipal Authority website (birdsboroma.com), as well as the Birdsboro Emergency Management Facebook page. You may also wish to follow Berks County DES, PEMA and PA Dept of Health websites.

If you are a business that is affected by the governor’s recommendation to close, please contact Borough Hall (info@BirdsboroPa.org or 610-582-6030) with the name & address of your business, as well as a 24-hour emergency contact and an email address. (Posted 3/18/20)

Berks Alert/Swift 911
Berks Alert Emergency Notification System is an effort by county government to notify residents and visitors in Berks County about hazardous conditions and other significant community events. Register for Berks County Alert

Coronavirus Information
Birdsboro Borough officials are committed to ensure that the community is prepared in case of a local spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). We are complying with all directives from Berks County Emergency Services and are sharing as much information with our residents as possible. Remember: emergency preparedness begins in the home at the personal level:
-Wash hands frequently
-Avoid touching your face
-Maintain social distance from others
-Do not panic or panic monger

Below you will find links to several county, state, and federal resources that provide information related to COVID-19 and emergency preparedness.

Berks County Emergency Management
https://www.co.berks.pa.us/Dept/DES/Pages/Corona-Virus.aspx


State Resources
PA Department of Health

Coronavirus Fact Sheet – PA Department of Health

Information for Travelers

PA Emergency Management Agency (PEMA)

Connect to Your County Emergency Management Coordinator (EMC)

Emergency Planning Guide

County and Municipal Departments of Health

Federal Resources

Pandemic Planning

Crisis Communication Planning

Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention

What To Do If You are Sick (CDC)

World Health Organization (WHO)

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) – Epidemic/Pandemic Preparedness/Prevention/Mitigation Guidance for Preventing the Spread of Coronavirus Disease (CDC)

Travel Advisory – U.S. Department of State

Presidential Proclamation

2018 "Quality on Tap" Consumer Confidence Report