Chester Township
1 Parker Road
Chester, New Jersey 07930

Recent News

Chester Schools closed

November 25 - November 27

Municipal Offices closed

November 26 - November 27

Electronics Recycling

December 2 @ 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Chester Township will offer ongoing e-waste recycling at the DPW garage at 65 Furnace Road on the first and third Wednesday of each month, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3 p.m.  There will be someone at the garage that can assist you when bringing in your e-waste. For more information about what is accepted, visit

Festival of Trees

December 5 - December 12

The Senior Resource Center of Chester, NJ is sponsoring its annual Festival of Trees from Saturday, Dec. 5th until Saturday, December 12th. This fundraiser helps support year-round activities on behalf of area senior citizens. The theme of this year’s Festival of Trees is “Deck the Halls.” Enjoy the festive holiday trees on display, a silent […]

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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…

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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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