Village Mayor
Christopher Battiato

Phone: (845) 469-2388 x228
Fax: (845) 469-5999

Monday - Friday
9 AM - 5 PM

47 Main Street
Chester, NY 10918

Mayor's Office

A Message From The Mayor

On behalf of the Board of Trustees, I welcome you to the Village of Chester’s website. The site was designed to enlighten our residents and businesses about the many services and activities we have to offer. Whether you’re visiting here for business, vacation, or have lived here for years, we welcome you and hope you find your visit to this website a pleasant one. We encourage you to use this website to assist you in finding information about the Village of Chester and this area.

Thank you for visiting.

Mayor Christopher Battiato

About Mayor Battiato

Mayor Battiato

Elected Mayor: 11/2/2021
Reappointed Deputy Mayor: 12/2017, 12/2018, 12/2019, 12/2020
Appointed Deputy Mayor: 12/05/2016
Elected as Trustee: 11/2014, 11/2016, 11/2018, 11/2020
Appointed as acting Trustee: 08/01/2014

Former Mayors

2015-2021 John Thomas Bell
2007-2015 Philip Valastro
2001-2007 Susan Bahren
1987-2001 Joseph Battiato
1985-1987 Ross Vero
1983-1985 George Mapes
1971-1983 Ross Vero
1968-1970 William D. Lord
1947-1968 Russell C. Carpenter
1939-1947 Frank B. Knapp
1935-1939 Russell C. Carpenter
1923-1935 Walter J. Conlin
1923 Luman W. Smith
1922 James S. Murray
1919-1921 Charles W. Kerner
1913-1919 James S. Murray
1913 James H. May
1912-1913 John T. Thompson
1908-1912 George M. Roe
1892-1907 William A Lawrence