Coffee with a Cop @ Maria's Coffee Shop in Chester
Apr 24 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Join members of the Chester Police Department on Tuesday, April 24th, from 12:30 PM-2:00 PM at Maria’s of Chester for our first ever Coffee with a Cop!
Share your thoughts and concerns with us and enjoy some delicious coffee!

Opioid Addiction Seminar
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Know the facts about opioids and addiction in our community!

Tuesday, April 24, 2018  at 7:00pm at Valley View Chapel – 115 East Mill Rd. Long Valley

Speakers include:

*Washington Township Police Chief – Jeff Almer
*Morris County Prosecutor – Fred Knapp
*Morris County Sheriff Jim Gannon – and the Hope One Van
*Morris County Assistant Prosecutor – Erin Callahan
*Alton Robinson – C.A.R.E.S.

Discussions with local residents from the medical, pharmaceutical, sports and recovery fields. Question and answer panel to follow presentations.

FREE Reservations via Eventbrite:

Recreation Commission Meeting @ Field House
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Recreation Commission Meeting @ Field House | Chester | New Jersey | United States

Chester Borough Recreation Commission meets monthly at 7 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday at the Chester Field House, 107 Seminary Avenue, Chester, NJ 07930, unless otherwise noted.

Trash pickup
Apr 25 all-day

Garbage and Recycling collection takes place every Wednesday.

Bulk Items care collected every Wednesday. Please put out with your garbage and make sure stickers are attached.

Metal Collection takes place once a month on the fourth Thursday.

Garbage stickers are required for additional garbage that will not fit into your Borough issued green garbage can. These stickers are $2 each. Bulk stickers are required for all large items and based upon the size, vary in cost from $5, $10 and $15, and must be purchased before 1:00 pm on Monday for a Wednesday bulk pick-up. All stickers are available for sale at the municipal building during the hours of 8:00-4:30 Monday through Friday.

Waste questions can be directed to: solidwaste@chesterborough.org. These include questions regarding scheduling a pick-up, missed pick-ups and replacement cans.

Billing inquiries should be sent to collector@chesterborough.org. See our Trash & Recycling page for bulk pick-up form.

Shade Tree Commission Meeting @ Borough Hall
Apr 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Shade Tree Commission Meeting @ Borough Hall | Chester | New Jersey | United States

The Chester Borough Shade Tree Commission was established to create, protect, sustain and manage a robust, healthy tree resource to promote an attractive quality of life for all residents, visitors, merchants, and others residing, conducting business or involved with leisure time activities in the Borough.

Meetings are held at 7:30 pm monthly at the Chester Borough Municipal Building.

Land Use Board meeting @ Chester Borough Municipal Building
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Prescription Drug Take-Back Day @ Chester Police Department
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

On April 28th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Chester Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its 15th opportunity in seven years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your pills for disposal to Chester Police Department at 1 Parker Road, Chester, NJ 07930. The DEA cannot accept liquids or needles or sharps, only pills or patches. If you can not make the event we have a MedReturn Collection box in the police headquarters lobby that can be utilized by Chester residents.

Adult Art Class @ Field House
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mahjong at Library @ Chester Library
May 1 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm


Tuesday, May 1 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Are you a Mahjong player and looking for a group? Our Mahjong group meets the first Tuesday of each month at 1 pm and is accepting new players. No instruction is provided so you must know how to play in order to join. Please call Mary Murphy on 879-7612 if you would like to join. 

Chester Borough Council Meeting @ Town Hall
May 1 @ 7:00 pm
Chester Borough Council Meeting @ Town Hall | Chester | New Jersey | United States

A regular meeting of the Chester Borough Mayor and Council.