Town News

Town Meeting Results from May 15th, 2021


Announcement of Resignation

The Board of Selectmen announces, with regret, that Chief Gregory Bolduc has resigned his position as Fire Chief of the Town of Chester... more ››

Election Results from May 11th, 2021

Please see the Town Clerk's page for details.

Eversource Helicopter Flyovers - May 2021

PURPOSE OF FLYOVER:  Eversource is planning to perform helicopter work to facilitate the installation of OPGW as part of... more ››

Masks Still Required in Town-Owned Facilities

Although the Governor has allowed the mask mandate to expire, the Board of Selectmen, under the authority of RSA 41:11-a, has voted to... more ››

School Board Announces New Superintendent

The Chester School Board has named Dr. Sharon Locke, Ed.D., as the next superintendent of schools for the Chester School District starting... more ››

Seeking Local Contractors

The Board of Selectmen have asked that we compile a list of Chester-based contractors – carpenters, electricians, masons, plumbers, roofers... more ››

Hazardous Material at the Transfer Station

On Saturday, March 6th, 2021, a resident disposed of an acetylene tank in the metal pile at the Transfer Station while the attendant was... more ››

Candidates for 2021 Elections Announced

Please visit the... more ››

Postponement and Rescheduling of Town Elections and Town Meeting

From March 9th, 2021 and March 13th, 2021 to May 11th, 2021 and May 15th, 2021, Respectively

Dear Town of Chester Residents (Authorized to Vote in Town Affairs):

2021 Zoning Amendments

The following zoning amendments will be proposed to be approved by vote at Town Elections on May 11. 2021.  The amendments that pass will... more ››

Public Notice

21-22 School District Budget & Warrant Public Hearing

The School District 2021-2022 Budget and Warrant Public Hearing will be held on Monday, February 8th, 2021 at 7:00pm via Zoom.  All Chester... more ››

Conservation Commission Event: Animals in Winter

Visit the Conservation Commission page to learn more... more ››

RFP - Stevens Memorial Hall Renovations

The Town of Chester, New Hampshire is soliciting qualifications & cost proposals from qualified firms interested in providing... more ››

Filing for Candidacy - List of Open Positions Available!

The list of open positions for this year's elections is posted on the Town Clerk's page - please see... more ››


Transfer Station: The new Mixed Paper Trailer has arrived! And please pre-sort your recyclables!

The Transfer Station has received the new mixed paper trailer as sent by NRRA!  

Please help us keep ALL Town facilities open

As a reminder, under the authority of RSA 41:11-a, the Board of Selectmen have mandated that masks must be worn in all Town buildings. ... more ››

Please help us keep Town Hall open

Please stay home if you have or suspect you have Covid-19, if you are experiencing any symptoms of Covid-19, or if you are sick in... more ››

Eversource Scam Advisory

Eversource Scam Advisory

As the holiday season quickly approaches, Eversource is joining forces with law enforcement agencies and other utility companies across the... more ››