The Berekum Municipal Assembly was established by LI 1856.It is one of the 27 District Assemblies in the Bron-ahafo Region and has its capital as Techiman.
The district lies between longitudes 10 70 W and 10 35 E and latitudes 70 10 N and 60 75 S.
The municipal shares a common boundaries with the Wenchi municipal and Techiman North Assembly in the North, the Sunyani Municipal and Offinso North Assembly in the South, Nkoranza South District Assembly in the East and the Tain District Assembly from the west.
Dr. Hanna Bissiw, Deputy Minister for Food and Agriculture in-charge of Livestock, has assured poultry farmers in Techiman in the Brong Ahafo Region that Government was introducing measures to revive and make the industry competitive and lucrative for local farmers.
77 Peer Educators on the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) has undergone training to strengthen district capacity for community based interventions for Family planning in Techiman in the Brong Ahafo Region.
The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Techiman Mr. Phillip Oppong Amponsah has cut sod for the construction of a 3 unit classroom block with ancillary facilities at Asubrofo in the Techiman Municipality.