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

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 […]

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From Chester First Aid Squad President Cassandra Cline: As many of you already know the First Aid Squad (FAS) has been utilizing Atlantic Ambulance for almost a year now for our daytime calls when volunteers were unavailable. Meaning, if squad members cannot get to a call, Atlantic would support us by responding to the call. […]

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The Chester First Aid squad will be using the services of Atlantic Health Ambulance on weekdays, Monday-Friday, 5:45 a.m.-7:00 p.m. Read more information here from the squad’s president, Cassandra Cline. Questions?  908-879-5560 or info@chesterfirstaid.org.  

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In an effort to continue to serve the property owners of Chester at a high level, the Planning and Zoning Department has developed new versions of the Zoning Map and the Roadway Map for download and use by citizens, property owners, and business owners. The maps can be accessed through the links below. Please keep […]

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DEP OFFERS TIPS ON REDUCING POLLUTANTS AND SAFETY THREATS FROM BURNING OF WOOD DURING COLDER MONTHS TRENTON – With colder weather and the holidays approaching, Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Bob Martin reminds residents to practice safety and take steps to reduce the impact burning of wood has on air quality in their homes and […]

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The Emerald Ash Borer is an Asian beetle that infests and kills Ash trees. It has been spreading throughout eastern North America. While we haven’t detected these insects in Chester yet, they have been found in nearby Somerset County. Residents are asked to be aware of this potential problem. Please click on fact sheets below for detailed information.

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There are many ways for residents to get local information during a weather emergency. We ask that all residents connect electronically with Chester Township using any or all of the following methods. Please don’t delay; sign up today! Follow the Chester Township Police on Twitter:  www.Twitter.com/ChesterTownship Our local radio station is up and running. Set your radio for […]

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