Welcome to Our Historic City

Chester, South Carolina is at the center of a growing county and diverse economic and agricultural region, with a rich, proud heritage and a progressive vision for the future.  Come explore our picture perfect town and experience what makes Chester so special.

This web site has been created for the citizens, visitors, investors and newcomers to The City of Chester.  Please do not hesitate to contact us if we can be of assistance.

Chester City Hall
100 West End Street
Chester, SC 29706

            2019 Summer Food Service Program

The City of Chester is pleased to announce the 2019 administration of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Summer Food Service Program.   Free meals will be available to all children and teens ages 18 and under, and to those over the age of 18 who participate in school programs for the disabled regardless of race, color, sex, age, disability or national origin.  Any person who believes that he or she has been discriminated against in any USDA related activity should write to USDA, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC  20250-9410 or call 800-795-3272 or 202-720-6382 (TTY).

Applications for workers will be taken on March 30th, April 17th and 18th at the Chester County Library from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm and at the Great Falls Library on April 13th at 10:00 am.  All applicants must bring copies of identification (i.e. driver’s license, federal, state or school ID) and social security card.  You will not be able to complete your application without these documents.  Mandatory Training for all workers will be held on Saturday, May 4th at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 176 Center Street beginning promptly at 9:30 am.  For more information please contact Anita Springs at (803) 379-4099.