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 28, 2020July 28, 2020
February 25, 2020August 25, 2020
March 24, 2020September 22, 2020
April 28, 2020October 27, 2020
May 26, 2020November 24, 2020
June 23, 2020December 22, 2020