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

The Parks committee recently completed the Chester Township Park Committee’s Mission, Goals, Objectives, and Action Plan for 2017. This document was officially adopted by the Board on June 12, 2017 after spirited discussion over the past three months. The committee will be reviewing action steps during its monthly meetings. Read the document here.

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The public radio system serving the Chester area is now up and running. In the event of an emergency, information would be broadcast through this system. Take a moment to set your car radio to 1630AM. The station is also accessible via computer link, http://bit.ly/ChesterRadio. The server for the link can only handle about 100 […]

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All Chester Township residents are urged to sign up online for the Everbridge Emergency Notification System, currently in use county-wide by Morris County, NJ. This is an emergency alert system, similar to the Honeywell system used by the Chester School District, which allows you to sign up to have emergency information sent to you by home […]

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Did you know that you can receive emergency information tweets, even if you’re NOT a Twitter user? Emergency tweets can show up as texts on your phone. Here’s how: text the message ‘follow @chesterpolicenj’ to the number 40404. You’ll get a confirmation message, and will receive texts whenever the Chester Police or Office of Emergency Management tweets […]

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Do you think you’re too old for the electronic communications scene? Think again! The fastest growing demographic connecting electronically is the Baby Boomers. Often Boomers get connected to stay in touch with younger family members, and are pleasantly surprised to find many valuable ways of connecting with the larger community and the world. If you’d […]

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Traditionally, humans have stayed connected to each other and to the world through visits, letters, phone calls, newspapers, and television. Now, the world is changing at an exponential pace. Traditional means of staying connected offer the benefits of meaningful, in-depth exchanges. However, staying connected to our local and global communities is now at our fingertips […]

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