Welcome to the Village of Chester, NY

Upcoming Meetings & Events

Nov
1
Fri
3:00 am SNOW ORDINANCE IN EFFECT Everyda... @ Village of Chester
SNOW ORDINANCE IN EFFECT Everyda... @ Village of Chester
Nov 1 2019 @ 3:00 am – Apr 15 2020 @ 6:00 am
Per Village Code: No Parking on Village Streets from November 1, 2019 thru April 15, 2020. Everyday from 3 am to 6 am.
Mar
30
Mon
all-day NATIONAL CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL
NATIONAL CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL
Mar 30 – Apr 2 all-day
03302020 TO 04022020 NATIONAL CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL
Apr
1
Wed
7:00 am Interstate Waste Bulk item pick ...
Interstate Waste Bulk item pick ...
Apr 1 @ 7:00 am – Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm
We value our customers and appreciate your business.  Our dedicated, friendly staff members are trained to handle any requests you may have. From scheduling new service to resolving questions about your invoice, you can be[...]
Apr
3
Fri
3:00 am STREET SWEEPING IN EFFECT EVERY ...
STREET SWEEPING IN EFFECT EVERY ...
Apr 3 @ 3:00 am – 6:00 am
*Street Sweeping* Ordinance will go into effect on all Fridays in which there is No Parking on Main St. (ALL) and Winkler PL. from the hours of 3:00 am-6:00 am.

About Our Village

The Village of Chester was Incorporated in 1892

At the center of a dairy industry, the village claims to be the birthplace of “Philadelphia Cream Cheese.” Other brands produced in Chester were Clover Brand, Cow Brand, D’isigny, Fromage De Brie, Neufchatel, Star Brand and World Brand.

Chester is in Orange County. It was named after a location in England. The Village of Chester is primarily located in the northern part of the Town of Chester.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.1 square miles (5.5 km²) and is located on NY-94, north of NY-17. Goose Pond Mountain State Park is southeast of the village.

Village of Chester Historical Society Website