Consolidation Options and Impacts for Chester – The primary purpose of this report is to inform the Consolidation Study Commission’s final report by identifying the available options and their fiscal and/or operational impacts. This report builds on a comprehensive baseline report issued in February 2010, entitled Municipal Services and Financial Overview: Township and Borough of Chester.
A Report to the Joint Municipal Consolidation Study Commission of Chester Borough and Chester Township.
Municipal Services and Financial Overview – dated February 2010 – This baseline report provides an overview of municipal services and financial information for the Township and Borough of Chester. The review constitutes the study’s “What Exists?” report, and presents relevant Township and Borough metrics on size, structure, finances and operations. The report establishes a foundational understanding of how the Township and Borough deliver and fund services, and will serve as an information baseline for examining options.