Office Hours

Monday 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

For your convenience, there is a drop box by the front doors for your after hour needs. (Payments, Permit Applications, Returning Hall Key, etc.)

There is also a doorbell to the right of the front doors if you need assistance with the doors.

August 16, 2022 Draft Amendment of 301 A.2.b NonConforming Lots, Buildings and Structures

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NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETINGS OF THE CHESTER TOWNSHIP BOARD
FOR THE PURPOSE OF HOLDING A 2023-2024 BUDGET WORKSHOPS

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board for the Township of Chester will hold Special Meetings for the purpose of holding 2023-2024 Budget Workshops for Budget Year 2023-2024 at the Township Hall, 3059 Sehler St, Conklin, MI 49403 on the following dates beginning at 6:00 p.m.:

Monday, January 16, 2023

January 16, 2023 Budget Workshop Agenda

Monday, January 30, 2023

January 30, 2023 Budget Workshop Agenda

Monday, February 6, 2023

February 6, 2023 Budget Workshop Agenda

The purpose of these workshops is to review initial departmental budgets, committee requests and funding requests from outside agencies for the budget year 2023-2024.

This meeting is open to the public, and all interested persons are encouraged to attend.  We will no longer be broadcasting Township meetings via Zoom.

There will be a Township Board meeting on Monday, February 13, 2023 @ 7:00 p.m.  The meeting will be held @ the Township Offices.  Please watch below for the agenda.  We will no longer be broadcasting Township meetings via Zoom.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board for the Township of Chester will hold Public Hearings at the February 27, 2023 Planning Commission Meeting at 7:00 p.m. at the Township Hall, 3059 Sehler St, Conklin, MI 49403.  Please see notices below.

McKinley Public Notice February 27, 2023

Sheridan Public Notice February 27, 2023

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Chester Township Board of Review will hold an organizational meeting on Tuesday, March 7, 2023 @ 5:00 pm.  Please see notice below.

Board of Review Meeting Notice

Chester Township  Senior Service Millage

2023 Upcoming FOREVER YOUNG “Brief glimpse of Events”.  More detailed information on the Senior Services Resource Page & the Township Calendar.

FEBRUARY 2023

February 1st
     1:30 – 2:30 pm Arthritis Therapy Stretching Class
February 6th
     1:00 – 4:00 pm Open Hall Hospitality Time
     1:30 – 2:30 pm Arthritis Therapy Stretching Class
February 8th
     1:30 – 2:30 pm Arthritis Therapy Stretching Class
February 13th
     1:00 – 4:00 pm Open Hall Hospitality Time
     NO ARTHRITIS THERAPY STRETCHING CLASS thru 26th (Instructor Out)
February 20th
     1:00 – 4:00 pm Open Hall Hospitality Time
February 27th
     1:00 – 4:00 pm Open Hall Hospitality Time
     1:30 – 2:30 pm Arthritis Therapy Stretching Class

Write to Us

Chester Township Hall and Offices
3509 Sehler St.
P.O. Box 115
Conklin, MI 49403
 

**We use the Ravenna Independent for all public notices**

 

Find the link to make online payments under RESOURCES

 Give Us a Call

Phone: 616-899-5544
Fax: 616-899-2937

Contact Us

Direct Questions to –

Zoning :   Property Complaints, Zoning Permits & Setbacks

Assessing : Property Assessments and PRE’s

Inspector:  All Building Questions & Permits

Treasurer: Tax, Sewer & Online Payments

Clerk: FOIA requests, Elections, and PA116’s

Supervisor:  All other questions and concerns or positive thoughts

Community Information

CHESTER TOWNSHIP MISSION STATEMENT
Chester Township recognizes its responsibilities to each of its constituents and Township officials make this pledge as a statement of the Township’s values and purpose as we conduct Township business.

  • Chester Township will strive to serve its Township constituents with dependable and efficient service. The highest standards and lawfully executed service will be our goal.
  • Chester Township will strive to be a place where employees are encouraged to expand their knowledge and fulfill their individual potentials. One of the Township’s premier goals is to be considered an invaluable work place by each of our employees.
  • Chester Township will strive to conduct its affairs in a socially responsible, lawful manner while maintaining a kind and courteous workplace.

We will always strive to utilize ethical practices and compassion for the needs of those around us and to reflect those ideals in our Township decisions.