Boards & Committees

This page lists all of the Town’s Boards and Committees. These groups are comprised of Chester residents who have volunteered their time and experience to help improve our community. Joining one of these groups is a great way to get involved and to have your opinion heard.

Board of Selectmen: (603) 887-4979

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Agricultural Commission: (603) 887-4979

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Budget Committee:

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Conservation Commission:

» See the expanded Conservation Commission page

Joint Loss Management Committee

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Planning Board: (603) 887-5629

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School Board:

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Supervisors of the Checklist:  (603) 887-4344

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Wason Pond Conservation and Recreation Commission

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Zoning Board of Adjustment: (603) 887-4343

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Highway Safety Committee: (603) 887-2080

The Highway Safety Committee meets at 1:00 PM in the Meeting Room at 84 Chester Street.

Police Chief Aaron Berube
(603) 887-2080

Public Access Community & Television (PACT)

An appointed group of individuals who represent Public & Government Access Television, CTV-21, Educational Television, CEVT-22, and residents, formerly known as the Cable Negotiations Committee (ad hoc). This group meets as needed to review the needs of Public Access Television, and recommend expenditures from the PACT fund (monies received from Adelphia Communications per the renewal franchise effective April 1, 2003).
Joseph Castricone
Dick Trask, Selectman Liaison

Board of Selectmen’s Office: 887-4979.

School District Future Planning Committee:

Assists School Board in long range planning for future school needs, especially monitoring school enrollment numbers.
NEW 2005 School District Annual Report
For the 2005-2006 school year, the FPC projected 728 total students for Chester Academy in Pre-School through 8th grade. The actual enrollment on October 3, 2005 was 693. So the actual enrollment was below the projections by 35 students…

Solid Waste & Recycling:

Board of Selectmen’s Office: 887-4979.

Strategic Land Protection: (603) 887-4979

Board of Selectmen’s Office: 887-4979.