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

Vendors who wish to Peddle/Solicit must obtain a Peddler’s/Solicitors Permit, approved and issued by the governing body of  Chester Township. All individuals submitting an application must undergo a detailed background check. Permits are issued for a limited period of time, with duration ranging from a week to a year. Permits will have a photo ID on them. Residents […]

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FREEHOLDERS ANNOUNCE “MUNCH & LEARN’’ SESSIONS FOR MORRIS COUNTY MILITARY VETERANS DESIGNED TO CONNECT VETERANS TO KEY INFORMATION   The Morris County Department of Human Services and Veterans Services will host the first of a series of bi-monthly informative “Munch and Learn” presentations on the evening of Tuesday, June 18 in Morris Township. Open to all Morris County […]

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Chester Township Municipal Offices’ summer hours will be commencing on Monday, June 3 and ending Friday August 30.  (There will not be summer hours the week of July 4.)  Town Hall hours will be: Monday: 8:30 – 5:00 Tuesday: 8:30 – 4:30 Wednesday: 8:30 – 5:00 Thursday: 8:30 – 4:30 Friday: 8:30 – 12:30

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**2019 FISHING DERBY**Saturday, June 8th, from 8am-11am at the R&R Construction property, located at 105 Parker Road. Fishers must be residents of Chester, ages 12 and under. As always the PBA would like to thank Russ Duryea of R&R Construction for his continued generous support of the Chester Community! Prizes for the largest catch, etc. […]

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JCP&L has some exciting news for residential customers regarding payment assistance of utility bills.The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs’ (DCA) Division of Housing and Community Resources (DHCR) recently announced the launch of “DCAid,” a new user-friendly eligibility screening tool designed to help New Jersey residents find available utility and housing assistance programs. The eligibility […]

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Chester Township is accepting applications for part-time seasonal help in our Parks division. Applicant must be at least 18 yrs of age and hold a valid New Jersey driver’s license. Job duties include: mowing, trimming, and weed whacking. General landscaping abilities a plus. Application available on Township website’s employment page. Send application and resume to […]

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JCP&L will be conducting its Annual Vegetation Management Aerial Patrol. Vegetation Management Aerial inspections are scheduled annually April – September and cover all transmission facilities system-wide. Patrols consist of a Forestry Specialist that accompanies the pilot to identify effectiveness of prior year’s herbicide application and identification of any conditions warranting further inspection from the ground […]

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On April 27th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Chester Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its 17th opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your pills for disposal to Chester Police Department at […]

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