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

The NJ Division of Taxation has announced that they will begin mailing the 2018 Homestead Benefit applications in mid-September. They advise anyone who requested the application be sent electronically, to be mindful of this date and to check their email’s junk folders.  The Fiscal Year 2022 Appropriations Act passed in June calculates the benefit using 2017 property […]

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Alert to All Renters Who Are Behind in Payments! Protections against evictions have been broadened and the income threshold for rental assistance has been widened by the State of New Jersey. But YOU MUST TAKE ACTION to protect yourself by going to this website: https://covid19.nj.gov/pages/renter A Summary of What you Will Find There is Below: As […]

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July 15, 2021. Morris County Renters & Landlords:  Rental Aid is Still Available Legal Services in New Jersey Also Warns Renters: Do Not Ignore Court Notices on Evictions Morris County announced today that federal rental assistance remains available to qualified families and can assist landlords, as Legal Services of New Jersey additionally warned renters not […]

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From, the Social Security Administration Office in Parsippany: Social Security remains committed to providing uninterrupted benefits and vital services the public relies on, especially during the current coronavirus pandemic.  As an important part of the community, I am asking for your help to share important information with your community members and partners in the local area, which includes […]

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COVID-19: MORRIS COUNTY AND JERSEY CARES OFFER GROCERY SHOPPING FOR SENIORS AND DISABLED RESIDENTS Sign up to be a Volunteer Shopper for this COVID-19 Program The Morris County Office on Aging, Disabilities, and Community Programming is partnering with nonprofit Jersey Cares to provide volunteers to do grocery shopping for older or disabled residents across  all […]

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Food Pantry volunteers are coordinating an effort to run necessary errands for seniors who are concerned about leaving their homes.  We are offering the Township’s senior busing number 908-879-5100 x390 as a central collection point for requests.  Seniors who have a need for this service can leave a message at this number and it will […]

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COUNTY TRANSIT PROGRAM FOR SENIORS AND DISABLED RESIDENTS AND VETERANS MAKING CHANGES TO IMPROVE SYSTEM GOALS: IMPROVED EFFICIENCY, MORE RIDES AND FLEXIBILITY The Morris Area Paratransit System (MAPS) will offer a new, upgraded ride appointment system starting on Dec. 17, with a goal of increasing efficiency to provide more rides for county residents and a […]

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