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Chester Selectmen Approve Fire Department Roofing and Parking Lot Paving Bids and Deputy Fire Chief Ben Clark Resigns

Chester Selectmen Fill Housekeeper Position and Continue Stevens Hall Restoration Discussions

Chester Academy School Board Maintains the Mask Mandate

Chester Selectmen Discuss Expenses for Fire Department Parking Lot and Roof

**************************** August 2021 ****************************

Chester Selectmen Review and Vote to Complete Stevens Hall Repairs

Chester Academy School Board Goes with Mask Mandate

Chester Planning Board and Garabedian Gravel Pit Engineer Reach Agreement

Garabedian Gravel Pit Engineer Continues Controversial Presentation to Chester Selectmen

Chester School Superintendent Locke Suggests New Position to Address Substitute Teacher Issues

Chester Planning Board Has Concerns With Garabedian Gravel Pit Proposal

**************************** July 2021 ****************************

Chester Selectman D'Angelo Wants Ability to Vote as Liaison to ZBA

Chester Planning Board Hear Final Drowne Gravel Pit Reclamation Plan and Discuss Carkin Road Cul-de-sac

Chester Selectmen Approve Lincoln Lane Bridge Conservation Funds To Be Used For Another Project

Drowne Gravel Pit Discussion Continued Again at Chester Planning Board

Chester Selectmen Approve Plow Contracts and Fire Department Lieutenant's Position Still Unfilled

Chester Academy School Board Discuss Summertime Academic Programs

Chester Planning Board Continued Drowne’s Mill Pine Subdivision Gravel Pit Excavation and Police Department Impact Fees Approved

**************************** June 2021 ****************************

Chester Selectmen Review Operating Budget and Warrant Article Encumbrances

Stevens Hall Project Continues to be an Issue for Chester Selectmen

Chester Selectmen Address Unlicensed Dogs Issue in Chester

Chester School Board Approves Re-Opening Plan

Chester Planning Board Held Conceptual Discussion about Detached B&B

Chester Selectmen Decide Opening of Chester Municipal Buildings to Take Place on June 7

**************************** May 2021 ****************************

Chester Selectmen Remove Six Selectman Liaison Assignments

Chester Planning Board Approves Vissing Home Rental and Eversource Line Transmission Structure Replacement

Chester Selectmen Reorganize and Welcome New Board Member Steve Couture

Chester 2021 Town Meeting Results

Chester Planning Board Reached No Resolution in the Drowne Reclamation Plan and Jenkins Farm Subdivision

2021 Chester Election Results

Chester Selectmen Discuss Mask Requirements and Zoom Meetings Will Continue

Chester Academy School Board Reviewed the April 21 School Openings

Chester Planning Board Held Conceptual Discussion with Ark Animals Homecare Veterinary

**************************** April 2021 ****************************

Chester Selectmen Approve Manchester Water Works Gate on Old Chester Turnpike

Chester Selectmen Approve 20 Acre Conservation Property Purchase

Building Fire Alarm Interrupts Chester Planning Board Meeting

Chester School Board Vote for Chester Academy to Return to Five Day Schedule

Chester Board of Selectmen Decide to Reopen Chester Cautiously

Chester Planning Board Approves Two Applications: a Beauty Salon and a Short Term AIRBnB Rental

Chester Selectmen Ask Town Manager to Reorganize and Number Warrant Articles

**************************** March 2021 ****************************

Chester Board of Selectmen Send Warrant to Budget Committee

Chester Planning Board Public Hearing on Pulpit Rock Road Subdivision Canceled When Variance Denied

Chester Resident Robert St. Amand to Clean up Town Pound

Chester School District Names Dr. Sharon Locke, Ed.D. as New Superintendent

Chester Selectmen Approved Window in Building Inspector Office

Chester Planning Board Holds Conceptual Discussion of Processed Glass Aggregate Proposal

Chester Selectmen Approve the Town Administrator to Handle Impact Fees $5,000 or Less

Chester Planning Board Hear Jenkins Farm Residents' Concerns

Chester School District Warrant Approved Without Comment

**************************** February 2021 ****************************

Chester Selectmen Looking for Hard Numbers for Stevens Hall Project

Chester Planning Board Approves Wellness Counseling and Retail Herbal Sales

Chester Academy Changes School Reopening Plans

Chester Board of Selectmen Approve Use of Jack Road

Chester Planning Board Move Zoning Amendments to Ballot and Warrant

Parents Push Chester School Board for In Person Schooling

Chester Selectmen Approve Maintenance Department Truck Purchase

Chester Public Library Programs for February 2021

Chester Selectmen Move Dates of Election and Deliberative to May

Chester Planning Board Reviews Zoning Amendments

Chester Selectmen Still Undecided on Town Deliberative Date

Chester Board of Selectmen Vote to Extend CARES Act Coverage

Chester Planning Board Public Hearings Continued or Withdrawn

Chester Selectmen Vote to Send Out Stevens Hall RFP

Chester School Board Told Part Time Superintendent Search Is Underway

**************************************** 2020 ************************************

Chester School Board Superintendent Search to be Internal

Chester Selectmen Decide to Follow Construction Management System for Stevens Hall Project

Chester Board of Selectmen Decide to put Carkin Street on the Ballot

Chester Planning Board Signs Off on 2021 Capital Improvement Plan

Chester Superintendent Darrell Lockwood to Retire

Chester Selectmen Decide to Identify Work Needed on Stevens Hall

Chester Planning Board Approves Crowley Subdivision Extension/Renewal Application

Chester Selectmen Discuss Need for Maintenance Department Vehicle

Chester Planning Board Heard Concerns from Latitude Learning

Chester Selectmen Discuss 2021 Preliminary Town Budget

Chester Board of Selectmen Set 2021 Tax Rate

Chester Planning Board Discuss a Lot Line Adjustment and Site Plan Review on Connelly Farm

Chester School Board Considers First Grade Return to In Person

Chester Selectmen Hear Election Update by Town Moderator Scott

Chester Planning Board Reviews All Items for 2021 CIP

Chester Selectmen Forward Seven More Budget Items to Budget Committee

Chester Planning Board Considers Three More CIP Items

Chester Planning Board Starts 2021 Capital Improvement Plan Review

Chester Board of Selectmen Review More 2021 Budget Items

Chester Selectmen Start to Look at Budgets for 2021

Chester Selectmen Grant Eversource Permission for Structure Replacement

Chester Planning Board Approve Minutes and Address Three Agenda Items

Chester Board of Selectmen Shared Which Town Buildings are Open

Chester Selectmen Learn of Veterans and First Responder Suicide Awareness Event and Cancel Chester Street Halloween

Chester Selectmen Agree Provisionally to Extend Spring Hill Farm Contract

Chester Planning Board Approves Indoor Riding Arena

Chester Selectmen Decide to Continue with Liaisons on Other Boards

Chester Academy to Reopen with Adapted In Person Model

Chester Selectmen Undecided on Cutting Cemetery Trees

Chester Planning Board Meeting Shortened Due to Request for Continuance

Chester Board of Selectmen Approve New Transfer Station Leadership

Chester Selectmen Appoint New Recreation Commission Members

Chester Selectmen Discuss Transfer Station Swap Shop Issues

Chester Selectmen Continue Discussing Unregistered Dogs

Chester Selectmen Informed That 150 Dogs Still Unregistered and Buildings Other Than Town Hall Will Remain Closed

Chester Planning Board Extend Southwoods Subdivision Conditions

Chester Selectmen Approve Proposed Encumbrances

Chester Selectmen Consider Encumbrances

Chester Planning Board Discussed Southwood Subdivision

Chester 2020 Town Meeting Results

Chester Board of Selectmen Sets Reopening Dates

Chester School Board Address School Reopening Questions

Wason Pond Issues Dominate Chester Selectmen's Meeting

Chester Board of Selectmen Hear Public Comments from Residents

Chester Academy Class of 2020 Graduation

Chester Board of Selectmen Hears About Potential Solar Farm

Chester Selectmen Decide Town Hall Renovations to be Done In House

Chester Selectmen Approve the Wason Pond Commission Recommendations

Chester Selectmen Postpone Town Meeting Again

Chester Planning Board Approves Edward Jones Financial Services Site Plan

Chester Selectmen Continue Wason Pond Discussion and East Derry Road Closure

Chester Academy School Board Reorganizes

Chester Selectmen Decide to Keep Town Buildings Closed

Chester Selectmen Wason Pond Parking Closure Decision Draws a Crowd

Chester Planning Board Discusses Edward Jones Financial Services Office

Chester Selectmen Close Wason Pond and Discuss Permits for Residents Use

Chester Planning Board Reviews Kerry’s Dance Studio Conceptual Plan

Chester Selectmen Discuss Hart Roberts Road and Transfer Station Procedures

Chester Selectmen Address Emergency Management and Transfer Station Issues

Chester Transfer Station Open Fridays and Easter Bunny Will Ride the Roads

Chester Selectmen Discuss 2019 Notices of Arrearage

Chester School Board Holds Emergency Meeting

************************************* 2018 **************************************

Chester Teen Ryan Neal Runs State-of-the-Art Sugarhouse

Chester Charitable Foundation Awards $5000 to Raymond Coalition for Youth

Chester Library Seeks to Form Foundation to Renovate Building

Russian Egg Painting Presentation and Workshop By Marina Forbes

Chester Teen Ryan Neal’s Maple Syrup Production in Full Swing

Register Now for Challenge and Fun at Wason Pond Pounder

Chester Police Benevolent Association Hosts Night of Comedy and Dancing

Christmas in the Village Was a Bustle this Holiday Season

Christmas in the Village a Hallmark of the Holiday Season

Community Action Fuel Assistance Program Accepting Applications

Chester's Scarecrows Are A Town Tradition






















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