The Township will be paving Old Chester Road from Route 206 to Stanley Place on Sept. 12th and 13th. The road will be closed to traffic with the exception of school buses, and residents only. Detours will be posted. Please expect delays and plan accordingly. Thank you for your assistance and patience in this matter.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has released its long-awaited revised preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps (pFIRMs) for five Morris County municipalities affected by map amendments made in neighboring counties. Read about the new maps on Morris County’s website.
Meet and Greet coming up soon!
Watch a short recap of the meeting here.
The Parks committee recently completed the Chester Township Park Committee’s Mission, Goals, Objectives, and Action Plan for 2017. This document was officially adopted by the Board on June 12, 2017 after spirited discussion over the past three months. The committee will be reviewing action steps during its monthly meetings. Read the document here.
From Morris County Government: August 2, 2017 Adult Control Operation Due to an increase in the adult mosquito population, weather dependent, we will be using an all terrain vehicle sprayer to treat the woods at the following location between the hours of 8AM-12PM East Hanover – Klinger Rd, Balsam Ave In addition, due to an increase […]
Chester Township’s Planning and Zoning Department has made great progress on its 2017 goals and projects, including the following, and more. You can view the full report here. Creating, updating, and implementing a departmental information dissemination strategy focused on web page updates, Providing information sheets, having meetings and being as making the application process as easy […]
While summertime is associated with climbing trees, flying kites, yard work and water activities, it is important to stay clear of power lines and other equipment when outside – and remind children to do the same – to help stay safe. Keep in mind the following when playing or working outdoors: • Before letting children […]
From JCP&L: We are conducting our Annual Vegetation Management Aerial Patrol. Patrols consist of a Forestry Specialist that accompanies the helicopter pilot in order to identify effectiveness of prior year’s herbicide application and identification of any conditions warranting further inspections from the ground and or corrective action. Please be advised that the Haverfield Company will […]
Below is Chester Township’s anticipated schedule for road improvement. This list is created by the Public Works Department and is updated twice yearly based on observed changes to road conditions. Completion of the road work listed is dependent upon funding approval by the Mayor and Council. Roads not currently listed may be added as this […]