Chester Township
1 Parker Road
Chester, New Jersey 07930

Barns of Chester, photos by Linda Milligan

Recent News

BINGO FOR BOOKS at Chester Library

August 22 @ 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Join us for some Bingo fun and win some books to read this summer! Fun for the whole family.

LEGO CLUB at Chester Library

August 24 @ 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Have fun building your own Lego creation at the library with your friends. Just bring your imagination and we’ll provide all the Legos. All ages welcome! Register online at or call 879-7612.

Mayor’s office hours

August 25 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Mayor Marcia Asdal will be at the Township building on Fridays from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Stop in and share you thoughts and ideas face-to-face.

Movie at the Chester Library- “THE ZOOKEEPER’S WIFE”

August 25 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

A married couple who work as zoo caretakers help save Jews from the Holocaust. Rated PG13. 124 minutes.  Register online at or call 879-7612.

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Emergency Notification Alert System

Get alerted about emergencies and other important community news by signing up for our Emergency Alert Program. This system enables Chester Township to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as severe weather, unexpected road closures, missing persons and evacuations of buildings or neighborhoods.  You will receive time-sensitive messages wherever you specify, such as your home, mobile or business phones, email address, text messages and more. You pick where, you pick how…

Sign Up Today!

The public radio system serving the Chester area is now up and running. In the event of an emergency, information would be broadcast through this system.

Take a moment to set your car radio to 1630AM.  The server for the link can only handle about 100 users at a time, so there may be a wait in accessing. The intention is for users to tune in on a car radio and not via computer during power outages.

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