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: firstname.lastname@example.org. These include questions regarding scheduling a pick-up, missed pick-ups and replacement cans.
Billing inquiries should be sent to email@example.com. See our Trash & Recycling page for bulk pick-up form.
PETTING ZOO AND SUMMER READING PROGRAM KICK-OFF @CHESTER LIBRARY
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.
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.
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.
Municipal offices will be closed for the holiday.
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. and 2 p.m., and the first Saturday of each month from 8 a.m. until noon.