Morris Residents’ Alert: DEP Offers Safety Tips as Black Bears Enter Active Spring Period Intentional Feeding of Bears is Dangerous and Illegal and Carries a Fine of $1,000. Black Bear in skunk cabbage. DEP photo Property owners and outdoor enthusiasts in Morris County and across “bear country” in Northwest Jersey should be armed with safety […]
Please be advised that, in accordance with N.J.S.A. 40:27-4a, notice of a public hearing on the Draft Morris County Master Plan – Circulation Element (Draft) was provided by personal delivery to all Morris County Municipal Clerks and Planning Board Secretaries between May 10, 2018 and May 14, 2018. A CD ROM copy of the Draft […]
Given all the rainy weather we’ve had lately, we thought we’d remind residents about Athletic Field use and Weather Guidelines in Chester Township parks. Chester Township Athletic Field Use and Weather Guidelines For the safety of the players and to avoid costly field repairs please refer to the guidelines below to know when it is not appropriate […]
Morris County Residents Asked to Join the Battle Against Mosquitoes Thursday, May 17th, 2018 Remove Standing Water from Your Property A very wet spring is creating an environment in many parts of Morris County that is quite conducive to the breeding of mosquitoes, which already are causing a major nuisance for residents living in areas of Lincoln […]
From the Chester First Aid Squad: “Want to make a significant impact on our community? Join our team of volunteers at the Chester First Aid Squad! Whether as a driver, EMT or EMR, volunteering with us is one of the most rewarding things you can do for the community. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn […]
The Planning Board will be presenting their master plan recommendations to the council.
Morris County Parks has scheduled resurfacing of the West Morris Greenway trail in Chester beginning May 14th. The work will likely take a week to complete, weather permitting. The parking area and trail will be closed for the duration of this project.
The New Jersey Highlands Coalition announces that William (Bill) Cogger, long time public servant and former Mayor of Chester Township, has been chosen as its 2018 Honoree. The Highlands Coalition invites citizens to join them in honoring Bill Cogger of Chester at Hawk Pointe Golf Club, Rt. 31 in Washington Twp., Warren County on May 17th. This […]
Residents–Please provide input about your experiences with power outages during the past two months by filling out our survey. We would like to use your feedback to improve response and services before the next storm event occurs. Thank you for your input! Click here to take the survey.
Taxes are due May 1st with a grace period until May 10th. Please have payment to the Tax Collector’s Office by that date as we don’t accept postmarks. If you have already paid your taxes, thank you. For your convenience, we have installed a secured lock box at the side entrance for after hours payments. If you are paying your taxes online, please […]