Chester County Natural Gas Authority Commission

The Chester City Council appoints two representatives to a five member board which establishes the policies for the Chester County Natural Gas Authority. Each member serves a 6 year term. For more information you may visit the Chester County Natural Gas Authority at www.chestergas.com.

The City’s appointees to the Commission are:

Linda Short – 6/2017

W.T. Holmes – 6/2020

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Chester Metropolitan District

The Chester City Council appoints three representatives to a nine member board which establishes the policies for the Chester Metropolitan (Water) District. Each member serves a 4 year term. You will find their web site atwww.cmdcsd.com.

The City’s appointees to the Commission are:

Tawana H. Davis – 7/2017

L.B. Cannon – 7/2017

Sharon Peterson – 7/2019

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Evergreen Cemetery

The City Public Works department is also responsible for the grounds upkeep and maintenance for Evergreen Cemetery. According to city records, Evergreen Cemetery was established in 1858 and is located on Cemetery Street. The cemetery is open to the public.

The Chester City Council appoints five representatives to an advisory Commission to monitor all concerns of the Evergreen Cemetery. Each member serves a 4 year term.
The City’s appointees to the Commission are:

Nancy Anderson – 4/2018

Ross Gladden – 6/2017

Tony Emerson – 4/2016

Sally Meador – 8/2016

Peggy Johnson – 6/2017

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Fire District Commission

The Chester City Council appoints two representatives to a five member advisory Commission to all operations of the Chester Fire District. For more information on the Fire District click City Services. Each member serves a 4 year term.

The City’s appointees to the Commission are:

Floyd Grant – 12/2016

Eddie Nunnery – 7/2018

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Historic Preservation Commission

The Historic Preservation Commission has jurisdiction to review and approve or disapprove plans for any structure in a historic district or a structure in any district designated as a historic structure in the Zoning ordinance proposed to be constructed, altered, relocated, demolished, partially demolished or proposed to have the exterior architectural character altered. Applications may be obtained from the Chester County Planning Department.  Meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall. Each member serves a 4 year term.

The City’s appointees to the Commission are:

Jack Treveiler – Chair – 8/2017

Cheryl McBrayer – Vice Chair 5/2019

Corey Guy – 8/2017

Dede Guza – 8/2017

John Gregory – 6/2017

Frank Domnick- 5/2019

Open unexpired term

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Housing Authority Commission

The Chester City Council appoints a seven member board which establishes the polices for the Housing Authority for the City of Chester. Each member serves a 5 year term.

The City’s appointees to the Commission are:

Tammy Smith– Chair

Sharon Feaster – 7/2016

Samantha Simmons Gaither – 7/2017

William Lyons- 7/2018

Hillary Cunningham – 7/2016

Linda Smith – 7/2019

Charlie E. Hopkins 7/2020

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Planning Commission

The Planning Commission of the City of Chester is responsible for the reviewing proposed amendments to the Zoning Ordinance for the City of Chester including determination of whether the proposed amendment is in conformity with the comprehensive plan of the City. Meetings are normally held on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m.

The City’s appointees to the Commission are:

Robert Smith– Chair -6/2019

Wyonia Hinton – 5/2016

KimTricia G. Sanders – 5/2016

Angela Bedford-Days – 7/2019

Diane Simpson – 5/2016

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Zoning Board of Appeals

The Zoning Board of Appeals is a five member board established by the City Council to address appeals of decisions of the Codes Administrator. The Board meets on the fourth Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. if there are appeals to review. Each member serves a 4 year term.

The City’s appointees to the Commission are:

Mary Beth Carr – 6/2016

Susan Treveiler – 5/2017

Melvin Jackson – 7/2015

LeTanya Hall Williams – 5/2016

Peggy Hopkins – 5/2016

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Recreation Commission

The Recreation Commission is a 10 member board established by the City Council to act as an advisory body to guide the direction of the Parks and Recreation activities of the city. Each member serves a 4 year term.

The City’s appointees to the Commission are:

Nannette Austin – 12/2017

David “Bubba” Jackson – 12/2016

Sarah H. Simpson – 12/2017

Jeff Kee – 12/2016

Courtney Caldwell – 12/2017

Helen McManus – 12/2017

Tom Hamilton – 12/2015

Theodore Feaster 12/2016

Mitchell Crosby 12/2015

LaJessica Stringfellow – 12/2016