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Code Red

CodeRED Emergency Notification Program

The CodeRED™ Emergency Notification System is an extremely FAST communication service available for mass emergency notifications.  CodeRED... more ››

Avenues Spring 2024 Magazine Cover

West Reading Avenues Magazine

To read the Spring 2024 edition please click here.

Street Sweeper

Street Sweeping Reminder

Street sweeping season is upon us again. Please take note of signs posted on the street where you park to remove your vehicle at the... more ››

Now Hiring Entry Level Police Officer

Now Hiring - Entry Level Police Officer

The Borough of West Reading Civil Service Commission is accepting applications for entry level police officers.  All persons interested in... more ››

Signing Ordinance

Pending Ordinances

The following is an ordinance amendment that is in the process of adoption by the West Reading Borough Council. Please note that there may... more ››


Employment Opportunity - Borough Manager

We are currently accepting applications and resumes for an experienced leader to serve as... more ››

Gas Main Replacement Project 2

Gas Main Project Update - Penn Avenue

UGI To Continue System Upgrades with Work on Penn Avenue in West Reading BoroughConstruction Times Now Moved to Daytime HoursUGI Utilities... more ››

Join Us

Committee Vacancies

Help shape the future of your community by becoming a volunteer member of one of your local boards or committees. These resident-led groups... more ››

Water Service Line

Help Us Protect Your Drinking Water

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Lead and Copper Rule Revisions (... more ››


Employment Opportunity

2024 Summer Recreation PositionsWe are currently accepting applications for the following full and part-time seasonal positions within the... more ››

Bulk Refuse

New Bulk Refuse Collection Policy - Effective 1/1/2024

The Borough of West Reading provides residents with a refuse and recycling program for continuity of service and cost savings through one... more ››


Going Away?

The West Reading Borough Police Department now offers this convenient "... more ››

Security Camera

Turn your Security Camera into a Crime Fighting Tool

Often a crime will occur that may have been caught on camera. In an effort to make our investigations more efficient we are looking to... more ››


Smart911 - Keep Your Loved Ones Safe

Smart911 allows you to add vital information that is shared directly with 9-1-1 and first responders in... more ››

Borough Hall 2018

Case Study - West Reading, PA

Michael McDonough of "Eye on Main Street" has performed a case study of West Reading, PA and believes that West Reading is the most vibrant... more ››

Temporary No Parking Sign

Temporary No Parking Signs

Temporary no parking spaces are established to restrict regular parking and reserve curb space for purposes such as construction activity,... more ››