Town News

The Dirt Portion of Lane Road has been reopened

Unfortunately many motorists disregarded the barriers and signs and continued to drive on it while it was soft; multiple ruts were made and... more ››

Town Hall Closed on Monday, January 20th, 2020

Town Hall will be closed on Monday, January 20th, 2020 in observance of the Civil Rights/Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday.  We plan to... more ››

Open Offices for Town Elections - Tuesday, March 10th, 2020 - UPDATED

Registered voters in the Town of Chester may file their Intent for Candidacy for open offices in the Town Clerk’s office from Wednesday,... more ››

Do You Own an Older Home?

The 300th Anniversary Committee is interested in talking to you.

The 300th Anniversary and Celebration Committee members are in the... more ››

When are the 2020 Elections?

The Elections and Meetings Scheduled for 2020 are:Tuesday, February 11th, 2020 from 7:00am to 7:00pm:  Presidential PrimaryTuesday, March... more ››

Would you like to join the ZBA?

If you or someone you know who is a Chester resident and at least 18 years of age is interested in serving on the... more ››

Recording Secretaries Needed!

Have you ever wanted to get paid for attending meetings?  The Town is seeking part-time recording secretaries to take minutes at meetings... more ››

Four Drawer File Cabinet

File Cabinets Available

The Town has ten (10) ~4.5' tall, four-drawer file cabinets available for anyone who would like to come take them away.  Nothing wrong with... more ››

Winter Parking Ban

Reminder: Winter Parking Ban

Just a reminder that the annual winter parking ban is in effect from November 15th, 2019 to April 1st, 2020.   Please do your part to help... more ››

NHEC Customers: Electric Meters Being Replaced

New Hampshire Electric Co-op has advised us that their contractor, Utility Partners of America (UPA), will be replacing a significant... more ››

The U.S. Census Bureau is Hiring

A representative of the U.S.

Ongoing Eversource Work

Eversource recently requested and received permission from the Planning Board and Conservation Commission to move forward with structure... more ››

No Brush at the Transfer Station on Wednesday nights during Winter Hours

Please only bring your brush to the Transfer Station on Saturdays during the winter.  Thank you for your cooperation!

Chester Clothes Closet - Donations

In response to a recent fire inspection and facility changes, The Chester Clothes Closet must make some adjustments to its operation. ... more ››

What are Arboviral Illnesses?

Until the first frost occurs, the danger of contracting mosquito borne virus infections (EEE, West Nile Virus, and a newer JCV) is and will... more ››

Lost and Found in BOS Office

Please visit the Selectmen's Office if you lose anything in Town Hall.  We currently have a sweater and a ring.

Conservation Commission Public Hearing

The Conservation Commission will be holding a Public Hearing in accordance with NH RSA 36-A V on Tuesday, September 10th, 2019 at 7:00pm at... more ››

Ongoing Roadwork - UPDATE

Reed, Fremont, Harantis Lake, East Derry

Roadwork Update for August 21st, 2019:Paving is scheduled for Fremont Road and Reed Road on Monday, August 26th.

Town Administrator Screening Committee

The Board of Selectmen convened a Town Administrator Screening Committee at its meeting of Thursday, August 8th, 2019.  This Committee will... more ››

Eversource Transmission Line Structure Replacements

As you may have noticed, several Eversource contractor crews have begun working in Chester to replace aging structures on the 373 and 391... more ››