Welcome to Lower Heidelberg Township. Please feel free to stop by or call the Township Office with any questions you may have. We are located at 720 Brownsville Road, between Green Valley Road and North Church Road. Our normal office hours are Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Our phone number is 610-678-3393. You may email the Township office at firstname.lastname@example.org .We are here to help with your transition to your new community.
If you are new to Berks County, please consider signing up for Berks Alert. This is a system that helps local officials in Berks County send emergency text alerts and other notifications to you quickly. Alerts can be sent to your cell phone, smart phone, email and pagers. You may add as many devices and email addresses to your Berks Alert account as you need to. Alerts can be sent to all devices listed on your account. It is free to sign up for Berks Alert, but please note that your wireless carrier may charge you a fee to get messages on your cell phone or wireless device. Contact your carrier to find out how much these messages may cost you with your current plan. For more information about this service please visit their site at BerksAlert.com.
If your home has an alarm system, please make sure it is registered with the Police Department. There is a one time $10 fee to register your system.
Lower Heidelberg Township has a code of ordinances to help ensure public health and safety. The code has been modified over the years to meet the changes of an active, growing community. If you are planning on adding or altering any part of your home or property, please check with our codes department first to see if permits are required for the work you have planned; you may call 610-678-0818 to speak to the Code Enforcement office.