Village of Chester – Hamlet of Sugar Loaf


TOWN HALL is NOW OPEN to public access. For your protection and that of all, please wear a mask upon entering the building. If you prefer, you may continue to use the drop box located in the foyer. Please do not put cash in the drop box, but do include contact information. You may also email or phone your inquiries.

TOWN COURT is OPEN to the public.  Inquiries can be made at 845-469-9541.

The Town Clerk may conduct notary services and marriage licensing in person.  Please call if you are in need of these services.

At this time, “Helping Hands”, a community volunteer program is looking for ways to our community. If you or someone you know is in need of shopping assistance, please do not hesitate to call the Town Clerk at 846-469-7000×4.



Welcome to the Town of Chester

town hallThe Town of Chester boasts a great variety of services for our residents and visitors. The Town hosts year-round Parks & Recreation activities, is home to many professional services including 24-hour police protection, ambulance service and hundreds of dedicated volunteers who deliver fire fighting services. Additionally, you will find a wide range of services and staff at Town Hall that can assist you with your local government needs.

Whether you live in Chester, or are thinking of moving to Chester, I encourage you to utilize our many beautiful parks, whether for passive enjoyment or for the activities provided there. Some of the activities that can be enjoyed at our Town Park Facilities include our annual Fireworks Show, Movie Nights in the Park, Winter Sledding, Summer Camp, Nature Hikes, Ice Skating Rink and many more.

If you are an existing business, or are considering making Chester your retail or commercial home, we offer a “business friendly” atmosphere which includes a staff at town hall that can guide you towards making our community meet your needs.

Also, you can watch our previous meetings and other up to date happenings in the town, on our Community Channel on Cablevision channel 21 or on the town’s YouTube account.

Please feel free to call, e-mail or visit my office if I can assist you in any way. Again, thank you for visiting and we look forward to seeing you around town!

Robert Valentine
Town of Chester, Supervisor


Business Directory Spotlight


Chester continues to welcome new businesses as well as supporting expansions from of our existing companies. Large and small, Chester would love to welcome all businesses looking to be a part of our community. With that in mind, the Town of Chester provides a business directory, one central place to aid new and existing Town businesses!




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