Welcome to the Village of Chester, NY

Upcoming Meetings & Events

Apr
1
Thu
7:00 am Interstate Waste Bulk item pick ...
Interstate Waste Bulk item pick ...
Apr 1 @ 7:00 am – Nov 30 @ 5:00 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[...]
May
21
Fri
3:00 am STREET SWEEPING IN EFFECT EVERY ...
STREET SWEEPING IN EFFECT EVERY ...
May 21 @ 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.
May
27
Thu
4:00 pm Chester Food Pantry at the First... @ First Presbyterian Church
Chester Food Pantry at the First... @ First Presbyterian Church
May 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
New food drop-off box The Chester Food Pantry at the First Presbyterian Church is currently serving about 60 families, with new ones continually added. A new, permanent non-perishable food drop-off box is located at the[...]
May
28
Fri
3:00 am STREET SWEEPING IN EFFECT EVERY ...
STREET SWEEPING IN EFFECT EVERY ...
May 28 @ 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.
May
29
Sat
8:30 am 26TH ANNUAL CHESTER KIWANIS 5K ... @ CHESTER KIWANIS
26TH ANNUAL CHESTER KIWANIS 5K ... @ CHESTER KIWANIS
May 29 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am
26TH ANNUAL  CHESTER KIWANIS 5K RACE - NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION @ CHESTER KIWANIS
*NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION* ONLINE REGISTRATION:  https://raceroster.com/46489      Applications by mail must be postmarked by May 16 to: Kiwanis Club of Chester, P.O. Box 483, Chester, NY 10918. APPLICATION : kiwanis5kraceregistrationflyer2021 (1)                                          

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

Medicines can be ordered online so you can get additional discounts over generic medicines.