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 2018, 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 2018.

January 10, 2018July 11, 2018
January 24, 2018July 25, 2018
February 14, 2018August 8, 2018
February 28, 2018August 22, 2018
*March 14, 2018*September 12, 2018
March 28, 2018September 26, 2018
April 11, 2018October 10, 2018
April 25, 2018October 24, 2018
May 09, 2018November 14, 2018
May 23, 2018November 28, 2018
*June 13, 2018*December 12, 2018
June 27, 2018December 19, 2018
December 26, 2018
January 8, 2018July 09, 2018
January 22, 2018July 23, 2018
February 12, 2018August 6, 2018
February 26, 2018August 20, 2018
March 12, 2018September 10, 2018
March 26, 2018September 24, 2018
April 09, 2018October 09, 2018
April 23, 2018October 22, 2018
May 7, 2018November 13, 2018
May 21, 2018November 26, 2018
June 11, 2018December 10, 2018
June 25, 2018December 17, 2018
December 24, 2018

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 2018:

January 22, 2018
April 23, 2018
July 23, 2018
October 22, 2018

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 2018:

January 24, 2018July 25, 2018
February 28, 2018August 22, 2018
March 28, 2018September 26, 2018
April 25, 2018October 24, 2018
May 23, 2018November 28, 2018
June 27, 2018December 26, 2018