Land Use Board to meet 11/9

The Chester Borough Land Use Board will be discussing the Larison’s site at the November 9th meeting. Action may take place.
The public meeting will take place at 7:00 pm located in the municipal building located at 50 North Road Chester NJ.

Should you have any questions, please contact Kerry Brown at kbrown@chesterborough.org

Political Signage Ordinance

Chapter 163. Land Development and Procedures

Article XII.  Zoning – Signs

The following temporary signs shall be permitted in all districts of the Borough subject to general regulations applicable to all signs:

Election, special election and referendum signs. Such signs may be erected not more than three weeks prior to an election. Election signs shall be removed within 48 hours after the completion of the event. Signs shall not exceed six square feet on a side.

[Amended 5-18-2010 by Ord. No. 2010-13]

Reassessments of property in Oct./Nov.

Chester Borough has contracted with Assessor Services to conduct inspections of property as part of the Annual Reassessment.

The inspections will take place during the months of October and November.

The inspector’s name is Bill Fristrom and he will be carrying Identification.

2017 Brush & Leaf Removal

BRUSH REMOVAL

Spring Brush Clean up – April 10th – 14th

Fall Brush Clean up – October 9th – 13th

Limbs/large branches:  1” to 4” diameter.  Place branches in neat piles with butt ends in same direction facing the curb. This material does not need to be tied.

Brush:  1” or less diameter.  Tie material in 3-4 foot bundles and place at curb.  Use string, NOT WIRE!

Do not mix with grass, leaves, roots, stumps, garbage etc.  This will not be picked up.

LEAF REMOVAL

October 16th – November 22nd

Please place leaves in piles behind the curb line.  Leaves should not extend more than 2 feet into the street.

Leaves cannot be closer than 10 feet from the storm drain as per NJDEP regulations.

Leaves will NOT be picked up if: put in bags, mixed with grass, sticks or garden debris.

All brush and leaves must be placed out at the curb prior to 8 am on the required dates.  Brush and leaves that are not picked up due to non-compliance with the above will become the responsibility of the homeowner.