It's not always easy to volunteer for a non-profit community group. Working long hours to fundraise money for projects, planning events and offering programs for everyone to enjoy, filling out paperwork, upgrading facilities, providing a much-needed service. It's of the Municipality's opinion that community groups need as much support and recognition as they can get!
Municipality of the District of Chester
Christmas in the Country
The New Ross Christmas Festival is fast approaching, and the excitement is mounting! Over three bustling days, holiday festivities will be abound throughout the area. There is no shortage of hot chocolate, singing, pretty lights, apple cider, or trees!
The Flat Guys Are Coming! The Flat Guys Are Coming!
It's once again the CHESTER GINGERBREAD FESTIVAL season and hundreds of gingerbread families are on display! Display yours and you could win a cool $150. Or, come to any one (or more) of the great events happening during the Festival (November 30 to December 15).
Warden or Mayor?
In the last couple of weeks, you may have seen flyers popping up throughout the Municipality asking for your feedback on whether Council should stick with the existing Warden system or move toward a Mayor system. You might have asked yourself, "What's the difference?". Well, there's a few differences; differences you might want to know about...
In a marvelous gesture of kindness, artist Sharon Boyd has painted a set of breathtaking scenes depicting the Chester Golf Course specifically for a fundraiser that could potentially raise a substantial amount of money for both the Junior Golf Program and PRO Kids.
Meeting Schedule for Council
The last meeting of 2013 for Council is on Thursday, December 12 at 8:45 a.m. The meeting regularly scheduled for Thursday, December 26 is cancelled.