Township Roads Department
The road crew maintains the Township owned roads, road signs, municipal properties and other aspect's of the Townships public works needs. We currently employ three full time and one part time road crew member along with two part time winter road maintenance employees.
The Township is responsible for maintaining approximately 40 miles of paved roadways and 3 miles of unpaved roads. There are 28 miles of state roads in our Township that are maintained by PennDOT.
As the winter months are approaching, please use the helpful guide below for plowing or shoveling your driveway on a Township roadway.
The Township will not be providing any snow, tree or branch removal services on state-owned roads within the Township. PennDot will be responsible for maintaining all state roads in Richmond Township. Any questions, complaints or concers on state roads should be addressed to the Berks County Maintenance Office/PennDOT at 610-929-0766
State owned roads in the Township are:
Crystal Cave Road
Crystal Ridge Road
Moselem Springs Road (Route 662)
Kutztown Road (Route 222)
Fleetwood- Lyons Road
Hard Hill Road (Route 143)
Church Hill Road
Pleasant Hill Road
*All deer related issues on state roads need to be directed to PennDot as well*