Welcome to the Village of Chester, NY

Upcoming Meetings & Events

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[...]
Jun
1
Mon
all-day Village Tax and Sewer Bills for ...
Village Tax and Sewer Bills for ...
Jun 1 all-day
Village Tax and Sewer Bills for 2020/2021 go out and are due June 30, 2020. Per  the N.Y.S. Governor’s Executive Order 202.32 the due date on Village Property Tax Bill has been extended 21 days.[...]
Jun
2
Tue
7:00 pm *CANCELLED VILLAGE OF CHESTER MU... @ VILLAGE MUSIC SERIES
*CANCELLED VILLAGE OF CHESTER MU... @ VILLAGE MUSIC SERIES
Jun 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
*Due to COVID-19 Village Music Series has been CANCELLED for the Month of June*
Jun
5
Fri
3:00 am STREET SWEEPING IN EFFECT EVERY ...
STREET SWEEPING IN EFFECT EVERY ...
Jun 5 @ 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