This notification is being generated to alert Chester Township residents of an increase in positive rabies cases being reported to the Health Department. Two positive rabies results have been received since the end of February. A rabid skunk was found on Tiger Brook Lane and a rabid raccoon was found on North Road. State […]
The Morris County Park Commission is planning to perform a prescribed burn of 12 acres of woodlands and 6 acres of meadows located at the Elizabeth D. Kay Environmental Center, and 19 acres of meadows at Bamboo Brook Outdoor Education Center, both located in Chester Township. These prescribed burns are being planned and conducted by The New […]
The Chester Township Health Department, in cooperation with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) Radon Program, would like to make all residents aware of the need to test their homes for Radon. Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer and the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers. However, because radon […]
Reminder to dog owners: it’s time for dog license renewal for 2015. Late fee is $2 per month, per dog, beginning March 1st, 2015. Township will accept a letter from the veterinarian if your dog cannot be vaccinated early due to illness. If you have questions, please contact Mary Nowicki at (908) 879-5100 x824.
Due to anticipated weather conditions, tonight’s March 3rd Council meeting has been moved to 5:00 p.m. instead of 7:30.
New Jersey American Water is about to begin a $1.9 million investment project along West Main Street in Mendham Borough from Mountain Avenue to Ralston Hill Road in Mendham Township. This project will replace two aging cast iron water mains. The project includes installation of approximately 5,700 feet of 16-inch ductile iron pipe. This project is scheduled to start next week […]
Chester Township will offer ongoing e-waste recycling at the DPW garage at 65 Furnace Road on every first and third Wednesday of each month. The next drop off day will be Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. in the afternoon. There will be someone at the garage that can assist you when bringing in your e-waste. Here […]
Township offices will be closed on Monday, February 16th for President’s Day.
Due to inclement weather, tonight’s Parks Committee Meeting has been canceled. The next Parks Committee Meeting is scheduled for March 2nd at 7:30 p.m.
Due to icy road conditions, Chester Township’s Municipal Offices will be opening on a delayed schedule today, Monday, February 9th. The offices will open at 11:00 a.m.