Chester Economic Development Authority (CEDA)


The Chester Economic Development Authority was created by the City of Chester to serve as the administrative agent for the City’s economic and community development programs and activities.  In this capacity, the Authority is engaged in an ongoing effort to promote business growth and attract new investment in the City.  

The Authority is also responsible for the administration of numerous public infrastructure improvement projects as well as public facility and public service program funding activities.  For more information visit


Drake Naikaishi, Executive Director
(610) 447-7853

Chester Economic Development Authority
One Fourth Street
P.O. Box 407
Chester, PA  19016

CEDA Board Meeting Schedule – 2019

All meetings will take place in the Caucus Room at Chester City Hall at 6:00 PM.

January 22, 2019July 23, 2019
February 26, 2019August 27, 2019
March 26, 2019September 24, 2019
April 23, 2019October 22, 2019
May 21, 2019November 26, 2019
June 25, 2019December 17, 2019