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

State DEP Warns Deer Are Active and a Danger on Roads — Especially as Daylight Savings Time Ends Morris County drivers are urged to use extra caution and watch for white-tailed deer as deer mating season gets under way and darkness arrives earlier. White-tailed deer become more active during mating season, also known as the […]

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From Recreation Director Ashley White: “The Chester Borough and Chester Township Recreation departments have joined together to form one department that will serve residents in the Chester area. As the Recreation Director for both municipalities, my goal is to enhance the lives of residents through increased recreation programming, special events, and wellness initiatives. I join […]

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Morris County Office of Emergency Management is updating its Hazard Mitigation Plan.  The goal of the plan is to identify projects that can reduce damage from future hazards.  Take the survey here.

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To review the interlocal agreement for the shared Recreation Director, open this post and then click here. The agreement will be discussed at the next Council meeting, scheduled for September 17, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. 

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Officers in the Chester Police Department, which already is an authorized Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (PAARI) drop-in center, received additional training on Monday, August 20.Morris County Sheriff’s Office Corporal Erica Valvano, who oversees PAARI training in Morris County, along with Daytop New Jersey Substance Use Navigator Rebecca Tritt and Mental Health Association of […]

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Residents, in an effort to help our Town Council meetings run more smoothly and efficiently, we will adjust our meeting agendas going forward. Effective with the August 20, 2019 Council meeting, there will be one public comment session rather than two.  Public comment may be addressed to the Mayor and Council on any topic related […]

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A notice to customers who use electrically operated LIFE-SUPPORT EQUIPMENT If any member of your household depends on electrically operated life-support equipment, please let us know by calling 1-800-662-3115. Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) will send you a form that must be completed and signed by your physician every year to verify that you have lifesupport.  When […]

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We’re alerting New Jersey residents that scammers have spoofed a PSE&G phone number and are placing calls in attempts to obtain personal information. PSE&G would never call you and ask for personal information. If you receive such a call, hang up. You can call PSE&G back using the numbers on our website or contact us […]

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