City Council Meetings

The City of Chester is a Third Class City, approved by the citizens on April 20, 1980 as a Home Rule Charter Community. Under the Home Rule form of government, the city council has been given all the legislative power to create ordinances, rules and regulations so the city can provide for the health, safety and well-being of its citizens. The Chester City Council consists of four elected members and the presiding officer, the mayor.

The terms of the Mayor and members are four years. Council members are elected at large to serve the entire City. Under the Administrative Code of the City, each council member serves as a department head for one of the five municipal departments.

Regular Meetings

Regular meetings of the Chester City Council will be held in City Council Chambers, Municipal Building, One Fourth Street, 2nd Floor, Chester, PA  19013, at 10:00 AM, prevailing time, on the following dates for the year 2017, except where designated by an asterisk(*) which meetings will be held at 7:00 PM, prevailing local time.

Deliberative Meetings

The City Council of the City of Chester will be holding their Deliberative Only Meetings in City Council Chambers, One Fourth Street, 2nd Floor, Chester, Pennsylvania 19013 at 2:00 PM, prevailing local time, on the following dates for the year 2017.

January 11, 2017July 12, 2017
January 25, 2017July 26, 2017
February 8, 2017August 9, 2017
February 22, 2017August 23, 2017
March 8, 2017September 13, 2017
*March 22, 2017*September 27, 2017
April 12, 2017October 11, 2017
April 26, 2017October 25, 2017
May 10, 2017November 8, 2017
May 24, 2017November 22, 2017
June 15, 2017*December 13, 2017
*June 28, 2017December 20, 2017
December 27, 2017
January 9, 2017July 10, 2017
January 23, 2017July 24, 2017
February 6, 2017August 7, 2017
February 21, 2017August 21, 2017
March 6, 2017September 11, 2017
March 20, 2017September 25, 2017
April 10, 2017October 10, 2017
April 24, 2017October 23, 2017
May 8, 2017November 6, 2017
May 22, 2017November 20, 2017
June 12, 2017December 11, 2017
June 26, 2017December 18, 2017
December 26, 2017

Aggregated Pension Board Meeting Schedule – 2017

The regular meetings of the Chester Aggregated Pension Board will be held in City Council Chambers, One Fourth Street, 2nd Floor, Chester, PA 19013, 2:30 PM prevailing local time, on the following dates for the year 2017:

January 23, 2017
April 24, 2017
July 24, 2017
October 23, 2017

Board of Revision of Taxes Meeting Schedule – 2017

Regular meetings of the Chester City Council sitting as the Board of Revision of Taxes will be held in City Council Chambers, 2nd Floor, One Fourth Street, Chester, PA  19013, 10:30 AM, prevailing local time, on the following dates for the year 2017:

January 25, 2017July 26, 2017
February 22, 2017August 23, 2017
March 22, 2017September 27, 2017
April 26, 2017October 25, 2017
May 24, 2017November 22, 2017
June 28, 2017December 27, 2017