Public Notices and Advisories
CITY OF CHESTER RESIDENTS
NO TRASH PICKUP ON:
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2016 “LABOR DAY”
- Monday’s trash will be collected on Tuesday, September 6, 2016.
- Tuesday’s trash will be collected on Wednesday, September 7, 2016.
- NO RECYCLE will be collected on Wednesday, September 7, 2016.
- Thursday’s trash will be collected on Thursday, September 8, 2016.
- Friday’s trash will be collected on Friday, September 9, 2016.
DO NOT PUT YOUR TRASH OUT BEFORE YOUR SCHEDULED HOLIDAY PICKUP.
THE TRASH SCHEDULE WILL RETURN TO THE REGULAR, ONCE A WEEK PICKUP THE WEEK OF:
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Public Hearing will be held by the Court of Common Pleas of Delaware County, Pennsylvania on September 15, 2016, at 9:00 AM, in Courtroom number TBA, Court House, Media, Pennsylvania for the purpose of hearing testimony relative to the Petition of the City of Chester for authorization to increase the earned income tax rate for non-residents from one percent (1%) to one and one tenth of a percent (1.10%) for 2016.
Any person desiring to offer testimony and/or evidence either in support or in objection thereto may be present and be heard.
I-95 Overhead Bridges & Chestnut Street / Morton Avenue Transportation Improvement Plan
Project Update - March 8, 2016 (document download)
Overhead GIS Map (document download)
Project Description (document download)
A Heat Advisory is in effect until further notice.
Tips for preventing heat-related illnesses:
- Dress for the heat
- Drink water
- Stay indoors if possible
Check on the elderly and assist persons you know who are without air conditioning.
Cooling Station Locations:
- The Salvation Army (15th & Arbor Drive) - open during normal business hours
- J. Lewis Crozer Library (7th & Engle Streets) - open during normal business hours
- Booker T. Washington Community Center (7th & Central Avenue). - open until sundown.
If you need assistance, please call your local fire station and leave a message with your name and number. 610-447-7844 - Station 81 (West Side)
*Minors must be accompanied by an adult at cooling stations*
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at 7:00pm
City Hall (Council Chamber)
PUBLIC NOTICE FROM
STATE COORDINATOR FOR CITY OF CHESTER
Econsult Solutions Inc., the coordinator appointed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania under the Municipalities Financial Recovery Act (Act 47 of 1987, as amended) for the City of Chester, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, has prepared an amended Recovery Plan regarding the coordination and relief of financial distress for the City of Chester, and is filing the Plan with appropriate officials of the City on Friday, July 15, 2016. The Plan is open for public inspection, as of Friday, July 15, 2016, at the City Clerk’s Office in Chester City Hall, 1 Fourth Street, Chester, PA 19013, during normal business hours. The coordinator hereby invites written comments on the Plan from any and all persons and entities. Please submit such written comments on or before Saturday, July 30, 2016 by mail or email to: Stephen P. Mullin, Econsult Solutions, 1435 Walnut Street, Suite 400, Philadelphia, PA 19102, firstname.lastname@example.org. The Plan contains the background requirements of Act 47, a discussion of the financial problems experienced by the City, an analysis of specific areas examined, and a set of recommendations for implementation by the City. Econsult Solutions Inc. will hold a public meeting on the Plan at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at the Council Meeting Room in Chester City Hall, 1 Fourth Street, Chester, PA 19013. The purpose of the public meeting is to receive public comments on the Plan. If you are a person with a disability and wish to attend the meeting and require an auxiliary aid, service, or other accommodation to participate in the proceedings, please contact Marita Kelley, Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED), 400 North Street, 4th Floor, Harrisburg, PA 17102, (717) 720-7301, to discuss how DCED may best accommodate your needs.
Please submit written comments on or before Saturday, July 30, 2016 by mail or email to: Stephen P. Mullin, Econsult Solutions, 1435 Walnut Street, Suite 400, Philadelphia, PA 19102, email@example.com
- Labor Day Trash Schedule
- Public Hearing: Petition to Increase Earned Income Tax
- I-95 Overhead Bridges Rehabilitation Project
- Heat Advisory / Cooling Stations
- Public Meeting Announcement – Act 47
- Zoning Hearing Board – July 20, 2016 – Cancelled
- Heat Advisory
- Changes to Pool Fees
- Chester Police Pilot Body Camera Program
- AmTrak Incident Press Conference