A site featuring information about the Municipality
of the District of Chester -
Below a list of updated materials for the week of
September 26, 2016
Water Program announced to assist those needing water within the municipality, the program will work on coupons which can be redeemed at selected retailers for water. The limit is 4L of bottled water per person per day with a maximum of four 4L jugs per day.Coupons can be retrieved at:• The Municipal Office, 151 King Street in Chester, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday;• The Municipal Office, 151 King Street in Chester, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., Monday September 26;• New Ross Family Resource Centre from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Thursday, September 30.Coupons will only be good for the week they are issued and will expire on the Sunday with new coupons being available on the Monday. The program will last until October 5, when the municipality will reassess the situation.The municipality asks that only those "residents who are in need to access this program so as to reserve supplies for those with little or no water."The municipality is also asking any resident with mobility or transportation issues to call the municipal office at 902 275-3554.reVISION Municipal Plan Review.The latest public engagement report is now online. It can be found here (http://chester.ca/document-library/property-development/planning-documents/public-engagement-materials/241-engagement-report-2nd-round/file ). For information email: email@example.com or www.chester.ca/revision or phone 902-275-2599 (added August 22)Information about things to see in Nova ScotiaInk and Oyster Publishing Company - A personal history publishing company in the Annapolis Valley , we create heirloom books for those who desire to share their life stories or desire to have a parent’s life story put in print. (added October 12)Forman Hawboldt - Inventor and Entrepreneur -Virtual Museum of Canada (added April 25)Cyber bullying and safety for students and others Chester Artisans - A listing of the artists and artisans in the municipality of Chester - new section “Artists of the Past” and “Inspired by Chester” Burning Permits no longer needed - first check municipal bye laws then Nova Scotia Burn Safe or call 1-855-564-2876 Oak Island Display -Tales and stories and pictures about Oak Island; New sections added to the Scribes section of the web site. There is also a display at the Atlantica Oak Island in Western Shore The Explore Oak Island display at the Chester Train Station is open for the season. More information call 902-275-3718 (added June 20)Check the "Friends of Oak Island" site for information and updates Community Wheels Sandra Meister -Coordinator of “Community Wheels” Trips are also planned outside the area so check to find out where and when 23 Collicutt Road, PO Box 187, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0 Phone: (902) 275-5585 0r Fax: (902) 275-2249 Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgChester Visitor Information Center - We are now open for season For information, maps and or brochures of area, please send a request by clicking here: or call 902-275-4709 (added June 20) Lordly House Museum site - - Open Tuesday to Saturday from 1 PM to 4 PM; Closed for the season . Information or to book a tour - 902-275-3842 or 902- 275-2030 ;
Parts of our museum holdings are now on line at Nova Muse.Click here to view the items. Lordly House Computer Access Site Fall season Tuesday to Saturday from 1 PM - 4 PM. Closied for the season Information 902-275-3842 or 902-275- 2030 . This is an open Wi-Fi site. Providing access for the general public to the Internet. (added September 12)Chester Municipal Heritage Page - Regular meeting October 4 at Maple Cottage, Regent Street - 7:00 PM; (added September 5)Farmer’s Market Open for the season More information (added May 29)Municipality of Chester - Council Meeting Minutes etc.; Municipal Recreation Commission Chester Recreation Summer Program Brochure- registration and information (added September 17)Village of Chester - information about the village of Chester. We hold regular monthly meetings every second Wednesday of the month at 7:00pm at our office located at 27 Pleasant St (corner of Pleasant and King). A public forum will be held on the fourth Wednesday of the month for residents to present ideas and problems encountered, at our offices 7:00 -9:00 PM. The first and thrid Wednesdays of the month are Committee of the Whole (COW) meetings. The public is encouraged to attend. Phone 902-275-4482; email is email@example.com (added April 11)Zoe Valle Library - Information and hoursBible quiz, answers to last week's quiz, and information Chester United Baptist Church web site (added September 26)Links with information on aging and improving the quality of life for seniors (added February 4)Want information about making a costume for a 250th celebration? Check this out.