Berekum Municipal came into existence as a semiautonomous spatial unit by virtue of the decentralization policy adopted by the Government in 1988. Geographically, the Municipality can be located in the Western part of Ghana in the Brong-Ahafo Region. It lies between latitude 7’15’ South and 8.00’ North and longitudes 2’25’ East and 2’50’ West.
The Municipality shares boundaries with Wenchi Municipal and Jaman District to the Northeast and Northwest respectively, Dormaa Municipal to the South and Sunyani District to the East.
Work is nearing completion on a new Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) Compound at Kyereyawkrom in the Berekum Municipality, Chief Executive for the area, Mr. Opoku Boakye-Yiadom has disclosed.
The Berekum Municipal Assembly looks forward to adding up to improvements it made in logistics to schools in the Municipality with the aim of providing conducive teaching and learning environment to students and teachers.