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[...]
Jul
13
Mon
7:00 pm VILLAGE MONTHLY MEETINGS 2020 @ via audio and video conferencing
VILLAGE MONTHLY MEETINGS 2020 @ via audio and video conferencing
Jul 13 @ 7:00 pm
DRAFT AGENDA JULY 13 2020
Jul
14
Tue
7:00 pm *CANCELLED VILLAGE OF CHESTER MU... @ VILLAGE MUSIC SERIES
*CANCELLED VILLAGE OF CHESTER MU... @ VILLAGE MUSIC SERIES
Jul 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
*Due to COVID-19 Village Music Series has been CANCELLED for the Month of June and July*
7:00 pm PLANNING BOARD MEETING
PLANNING BOARD MEETING
Jul 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Please click the link to join the webinar:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86447310484 Telephone: US: +1-312-626-6799 +1-346-248-7799 +1-646-558-8656 +1-669-900-9128 +1-253-215-8782 +1-301-715-8592 Toll Free 877-853-5247 Toll Free 888-788-0099 Webinar ID: 864 4731 0484 2020-07-14 PB Agenda – Special Meeting 20-01[...]
Jul
16
Thu
7:00 pm COMPREHENSIVE PLAN MEETING @ Chester Senior Center
COMPREHENSIVE PLAN MEETING @ Chester Senior Center
Jul 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The DRAFT Comprehensive Plan can be found at: Comp Plan – DRAFT 2020-05-04 Comp Plan – DRAFT CHAPTER 11 2020-05-04

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