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

Barns of Chester, photos by Linda Milligan

Recent News

Acting classes for teens begin

May 1 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Join Chester Recreation along with local actor, Vince Bandille, for an exciting five week acting program this spring. This acting program is specifically for teens ages 12-19 and runs May 1-June 5th with a performance finale taking place on Friday June 9th. Please note that class does not meet on Monday May 29th . Program […]

Spring tennis class

May 2

Spring tennis classes will be held at the Grove Street Park Tennis Courts with coaching instruction provided by the US Sports Institute. Classes meet once per week on Tuesdays, and run for 8 weeks from April 25th through June 13th. Students should bring their own tennis racquets. Class fee: $165 for 8 weeks.   Please […]

Electronics Recycling

May 3 @ 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Chester Township will offer ongoing e-waste recycling at the DPW garage at 65 Furnace Road. There will be someone at the garage that can assist you when bringing in your e-waste. Open to Chester Township and Chester Borough residents only. Proof of residency will be required. Hours: The first Wednesday of each month, between the hours of 8 a.m. […]

Health screening

May 4 @ 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM

The Bernards Township Health Department is conducting the Annual Health Screening on Thursday, May 4th and Friday, May 5th from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. at St. James Church located at 184 S. Finley Ave. in Basking Ridge. In-person pre-registration is required at the Bernards Township Health Department at 262 S. Finley Avenue in Basking […]

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Emergency Notification Alert System

Get alerted about emergencies and other important community news by signing up for our Emergency Alert Program. This system enables Chester Township to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as severe weather, unexpected road closures, missing persons and evacuations of buildings or neighborhoods.  You will receive time-sensitive messages wherever you specify, such as your home, mobile or business phones, email address, text messages and more. You pick where, you pick how…

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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 server for the link can only handle about 100 users at a time, so there may be a wait in accessing. The intention is for users to tune in on a car radio and not via computer during power outages.

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