8/1/20 – Coronavirus Update from Board of Health

On July 24, 2020, the Governor issued COVID-19 Order No. 45 adopting a mandatory 14-day quarantine for travelers arriving in Massachusetts. Effective August 1, 2020, all visitors entering Massachusetts (including returning residents) who do not meet an exemption are required to: Complete the Massachusetts Travel Form prior to or upon…

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Massachusetts Mortgage and Rental Assistance

On Tuesday, Governor Baker announced mortgage and rental assistance. This will give renters and homeowners $4,000.00 towards their obligations. You need to apply for this through https://www.wayfinders.org/. Please apply if you need the help. Full press release follows. --- Baker-Polito Administration Announces $20 Million in Rental and Mortgage Assistance for…

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Letter from the Selectboard – 7/1/20

The Chester Selectboard would like to thank all Chester voters who participated in Monday night's Annual Town Meeting. In these unprecedented times, we are all doing our best to keep the town running effectively, and your attendance at this meeting – with masks on and practicing social distancing – was…

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Town Hall reopening 7/1/20 BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

Under the direction of Chester’s Board of Selectmen, the Town Hall will reopen on July 1, 2020 BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Please call the appropriate town office to set up your appointment. When you arrive at Town Hall you will be met at the door by the employee you have set…

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