Public Hearings

Public Hearings are held to provide the public an official avenue for input for certain instances, such as proposed changes to the Land-Use By-Law

Upcoming Public Hearings:



Upcoming Public Information Meetings:

Shipping Containers - Monday 15th May, 7pm in Council Chambers

Public Information Meeting on a request to amend the Chester Village Secondary Planning Strategy and Land Use By-law to permit shipping containers south of Highway 3 within the Village boundary

This meeting is a chance to hear about the proposal and to ask questions.

Following this meeting, staff will present a report, including any public comments received, to the Village Area Advisory Committee. The Village Area Advisory Committee will make a recommendation to the Citizens Planning Advisory Committee who will then make a final recommendation to Municipal Council. Council will schedule a Public Hearing to receive feedback from the public on the proposed amendment. Council will then vote on whether to accept or reject the amendment.

If you are unable to attend the meeting but wish to provide input, please complete our short survey. (Open till 31st May).

If you have questions, please call 902-275-2599 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mailing Address: Community Development Department, Box 369, 186 Central Street, Chester, NS B0J 1J0.