Chester Township
1 Parker Road
Chester, New Jersey 07930
908-879-5100

This notification is being generated to alert Chester Township residents of an increase in positive rabies cases being reported to the Health Department.   Two positive rabies results have been received since the end of February. A rabid skunk was found on Tiger Brook Lane and a rabid raccoon was found on North Road. State […]

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The public is invited to come out and watch the Chester Adult Kickball League play! Ideal for those who are curious about the league and want to come preview for next year, or for those hardcore kickball fans who wish to come cheer on their favorite team! There are six teams in the league this year: Vultures, […]

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The Morris County Park Commission is planning to perform a prescribed burn of 12 acres of woodlands and 6 acres of meadows located at the Elizabeth D. Kay Environmental Center, and 19 acres of meadows at Bamboo Brook Outdoor Education Center, both located in Chester Township. These prescribed burns are being planned and conducted by The New […]

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Chester Township Recreation’s adult kickball league is for adults age 18 and over. The league will consist of coordinated teams playing one hour weekly games at Highlands Ridge Softball Field. Games will be played for eight weeks on Sundays, either 3-4pm, 4-5pm or 5-6pm beginning in April and ending in June. The master schedule to be determined by league coordinator […]

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The Chester Township Health Department, in cooperation with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) Radon Program, would like to make all residents aware of the need to test their homes for Radon. Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer and the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers. However, because radon […]

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Reminder to dog owners: it’s time for dog license renewal for 2015. Late fee is $2 per month, per dog, beginning March 1st, 2015. Township will accept a letter from the veterinarian if your dog cannot be vaccinated early due to illness. If you have questions, please contact Mary Nowicki at (908) 879-5100 x824.

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Are you itching to get out and do something creative but don’t know how to start? Are you an avid crafter looking for companions? Join our crafting club to work on your own project (knitting, beading, sewing, quilting, painting, etc) or come try something new! Club will meet Thursday mornings at the Field House. There […]

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New Jersey American Water is about to begin a $1.9 million investment project along West Main Street in Mendham Borough from Mountain Avenue to Ralston Hill Road in Mendham Township. This project will replace two aging cast iron water mains. The project includes installation of approximately 5,700 feet of 16-inch ductile iron pipe. This project is scheduled to start next week […]

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Chester Township will offer  ongoing e-waste recycling at the DPW garage at 65 Furnace Road on every first and third Wednesday of each month. The next drop off day will be Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. in the afternoon. There will be someone at the garage that can assist you when bringing in your e-waste. Here […]

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