Directions to the Southeast District Office
Reading State Office Building, Room 442, 625 Cherry Street, Reading, PA 19602
Phone: 610-378-4352
Fax: 610-378-4527


Take 81 South to 61 South at Frackville. Take 61 South right into the City. You will get to a one way on 4 th Street. Cross Penn Street, a main street in the town, and go two blocks to Franklin. Franklin is one way left. After you cross 6 th Street and immediately before you get to the railroad tracks, turn left into the parking garage. The street you will be facing at the entrance to the garage is Cherry. The State Office Building is across Cherry Street from the garage. The Office is on the 4 th floor, room 442.

Option- If you hit 81 South below 61, you can take it to 78 East. Go east on 78 to Exit 19, Strausstown. Take 183 South into Reading. If you are not familiar with the area, you should take 183 to the continuation street, Schuylkill Ave., to Buttonwood Street. Turn left. Go to 4 th and take a right on 4 th Street and follow the directions above.


Allentown area. Take 222 into Reading. Follow it until you come to the Penn Street Exit-Reading. It is the second Penn Street exit. Come across the bridge and take the first right. Go two blocks to Franklin which is a one way street. Proceed on Franklin until you cross 6 th street. Immediately before the railroad tracks, turn into the parking garage on the left. You are now facing Cherry Street and the State Office Building. Fourth floor-Room 442.


Take route 442. Use the 442 bypass and get off at Business Route 222, the Lancaster Ave. Exit. The exit is a left hand exit.. At the end of the ramp, turn right and go across the bridge. The road bends to the left at the end of the bridge. At the stop light, turn left on 5 th Street. Continue on 5 th about 5 or 6 blocks to Franklin. The Library will be on your left and a church diagonally across the street. Turn right on Franklin and proceed across 6 th to the railroad tracks. Turn left into the garage. See above.

Option- Take the turnpike to exit 298-the Morgantown exit. Take 176 to the split. Take the left hand side of the split to the 422 Bypass. The first exit is the 222 Lancaster exit. See above.


Take route 222 North. When you get to the intersection with the 442 and 222 bypass, continue straight into the city. You will cross the bridge and bend to the right. The first traffic light is 5 th Street. Turn left. Go about 5 or 6 blocks to Franklin. Turn right. Cross 6 th street. Before the railroad tracks, turn left into the parking garage. See above.


Take the turnpike to Exit 286-Reading. Take 222 north and follow the directions for coming from the South.

Option- Take route 78 West to the Strausstown exit--number 19. Take 183 South and follow the directions for the North-option.