Welcome to the Municipality of the District of Chester

Welcome to the Municipality of the District of Chester

The Municipality of the District of Chester is a municipal district in Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Kaizer Meadow Wind Turbine

Kaizer Meadow Wind Turbine

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Municipal News

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reVISION Plan Review

reVISION Plan Review

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Municipal Documents

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Contact the Municipality

PO Box 369, 151 King Street,
Chester, Nova Scotia, B0J 1J0

Phone: (902) 275-3554
Fax: (902) 275-4771
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CAO & Municipal Clerk

The CAO and Municipal Clerk's offices work together to:

  • Advise Council on matters of municipal and strategic significance
  • Ensure that Council policies are implemented in an efficient and effective manner
  • Provide corporate management in the administration of the day-to-day affairs of the organization
  • Coordinate Council meetings and provide minutes
  • Administer and maintain By-Laws

Solid Waste Department

The Solid Waste Department is located at Kaizer Meadow Environmental Management Centre at 450 Kaizer Meadow Road in Sherwood. They are approximately 17 km north of Exit 8, Highway #103.

The Solid Waste Department provides cost effective services to our residents both in collection and disposal of waste products. We work with our partners and contractors to continuously assess our system and processes and strive for improvements. Services include,

Information Services Department

The Information Service Department is located on the bottom floor of the Municipal Office, 151 King Street in Chester.

Staff at the Information Services Department provide:

  • Communications
  • Business continuity

Finance & Property Tax Administration Department

The Finance Department is located on the lower floor of the Municipal Office at 151 King Street in Chester.

Staff are responsible for the overall financial administration of the Municipality. Public services include: