Effective 8/17/2022

The Redevelopment Authority of the County of Berks presents the Major Systems Program. 

On behalf of the County of Berks, the Redevelopment Authority of the County of Berks (BCRA) is administering the Major Systems Program. The Program is designed to assist low-income families who own and occupy an attached or detached single-family home in need of a repair or replacement of a major system of their house. This assistance is in the form of a one-time deferred payment loan and must be used for an item or items that threatens the health, safety, or welfare of the household. The house must be located in a borough or township of Berks County. The Program may be funded by federal, state, or local sources. Eligible uses includes, replace or repair roof, replace or repair heating system, mechanical repairs and structural items, and ADA fixtures and ramps.

For more information, please visit the County of Berks website at Redevelopment Authority Home, or by phone at 610-478-6325.

For more information on mosquito safety, please click here

Please click here to view the Berks County Annual Action Plan 2022

The Wyomissing Area School District is still seeking applicants for a school Crossing Guard at the Wyomissing Hills Elementary Center. Please click here for more information, and follow the application guidelines if interested.  


Old Wyomissing Road between the Parks Barn and the gate just west of the barn will be closed for a construction project starting Friday, April 1st through mid-July. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and ask all park users to avoid this area if possible.

Just a reminder to residents in the Greenwood Mall section of the Borough that you will have a refuse collection day change effective the week of 1/3/2022 and moving forward. Please review your copy of the 2022 Talking Trash publication to see when your refuse collection day will be. You may obtain a copy of Talking Trash by clicking here

*From our Refuse Haulers:*

Waste Management, the nation’s leading environmental services provider, is proud to service the residents of Wyomissing Borough and would like to apologize to the community for service difficulties residents have been experiencing for the last few months.

The effects of the ongoing COVID pandemic continue to impact our business and, like many transportation companies, we are being challenged by a shortage of commercial truck drivers and technicians. We regret the inconvenience this is causing our customers in Wyomissing and are taking strong steps to resolve this situation and satisfy our customers.

Thank you for patience and again, sorry for the inconvenience as we work to resolve this situation and satisfy our customers.

Yard waste collections will begin on Wednesday, March 16, 2022 and run every Wednesday through December 7, 2022. As a reminder, all collections are considered to be grass clippings, leaves, and small twigs. Collections must be in biodegradable bags, refuse type containers, or in bundles if you are setting sticks at the curb. Please remember that containers and bags should weight less than 40lbs each, please do not set items in the street. For more information, please visit the Refuse and Recycling portion of our website.

You may have noticed the recycling mailer that was sent out by J.P. Mascaro, increasing the type of items that can now be recycled. The Borough of Wyomissing is pleased to announce that we are now participating in the Flexible Plastic Packaging Program offered through J.P. Mascaro. What has changed? You are less restricted to the items you put in your recycle container, empty bottles, containers and packaging need to be thoroughly washed out, and due to the light-weight items now accepted, we ask that residents utilize the lids provided with your recycling cans.

Need a new recycle can? Please contact Borough Hall at 610-376-7481 to request a new one. Have questions on items that can or cannot be recycled? Please click the button below to review the acceptable items. Still unsure about something you want to recycle? Call the experts at J.P. Mascaro: 484-250-4686, they’re available to guide you in the direction of proper recycling.

J.P. Mascaro Recycling Mailer