John Baldasaro, Chairman (term expires May 2020)
Barbara Pease Huntoon, Vice Chairman (term expires May 2021)
Richard Holzman

Kathe Warden, Town Administrator

Office Hours

Monday–Friday 9:00 a.m – 3:00 p.m.


Selectmen meet the 2nd and 4th Monday of the month at 6:00 p.m. Please call to be placed on the Agenda.

Contact the Selectmen

Office: (413) 354-7760
Fax: (413) 354-2268
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Wild & Scenic Westfield River Committee

The Westfield River was first designated a National Wild and Scenic River in 1993. Over seventy-eight miles of the Westfield River are now officially considered “Wild and Scenic.” As local community members and river stewards, the committee works to keep the river clean and sparkling. Learn more about Wild & Scenic by visiting their web site.

Chester Historical Society

The Chester Historical Society is dedicated to the preservation of Chester’s heritage and historical buildings. Learn more about the Chester Historical Society here.

Fee Schedule

One Day Beer and Wine Permit $50.00
One Day All Alcohol $50.00
Tag Sale $5.00 per day

Automobile Dealer License:

Class 1 – New Car Dealer $75.00 annual
Class 2 – Used Car Dealer $75.00 annual
Class 3 – Junk Car Dealer $25.00 annual