Kids Can Cook Camp @ Field House
Jun 25 @ 9:00 am – Jun 29 @ 12:00 pm

Recreation Commission meeting @ Field House
Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Chester Borough Recreation Commission meets monthly at 7 p.m. on the last Tuesday at Borough Hall, 50 North Road, Chester, NJ 07930, unless otherwise noted.

Shade Tree Commission meeting @ Borough Hall
Jun 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Trash pickup
Jun 27 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.

Petting Zoo at Library @ Chester Library
Jun 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm


Wednesday, June 27 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Sign up for our Summer Reading Program and visit the petting zoo featuring goats, lambs, a miniature donkey, an alpaca, bunnies, ducks and more.  Register online starting June 11 at www.chesterlib.org.

Land Use Board meeting @ Chester Borough Municipal Building
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Public Meeting with JCP&L @ Barn at Highlands Ridge Park
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

On Thursday, June 28th at 7pm, there will be a public meeting with a representative from JCP&L at the Highlands Ridge Park Barn in Chester. All residents welcome.

Taco Palooza @ Municipal Field
Jun 30 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm

Taco Palooza
Saturday June 30th, 2018
11am-8pm • Municipal Field • 134 Main St, Chester, NJ 

Hold on to your Sombreros and get ready to shake your Maracas! TACO PALOOZA is rolling into Chester, NJ on June 30, 2018! 

A Benefit for the Historic Chester Business Association & I love Chester, NJ . Join us for a festival to celebrate this delicious creation & our HUGE love for all things TACO! Beer, Sangria, Margaritas, Live Music & Vendors too!

Food Trucks, Restaurants, Chefs and Variety of Beer, Sangria & Margaritas (Frozen and Straight Up)…. Kids activities, Mechanical Bull – Vendors and great LIVE Music…Peoples Choice Awards for Best Taco & Most Unique Taco. Contests for both the adults & children.

Come Hungry and Thirsty. Bring chairs, blankets & pop ups. Adults $5 per person . Under 10 Free. Dogs on leashes welcome and there will be watering stations for pets.

We are asking all attendees to bring a nonperishable canned or boxed item to help support the local food pantry. Please help those less fortunate.  Visit www.ilovechester for further details.

Chester Farmers Market @ Gazebo Park
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

The Chester Farmers Market takes place every Sunday from mid-June through late September. It is located at the Gazebo on Main Street in Chester.

More info at: http://www.chesternjfarmersmarket.org/

Follow the Chester Farmers Market on Facebook.

Municipal Offices closed
Jul 4 all-day

Municipal offices will be closed for the holiday.