Chesco Transparency

Chester County government acts with integrity in an open process providing timely access to clear, trustworthy information.

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Latest information, data, and maps for Chester County and Delaware County.

Open Data

County data provided to the public free of charge through a number of easy to use tools and downloadable formats.

Financial Reporting

Chester County's budget runs on a January through December annual cycle.  

Commissioners' Meeting Agendas

Meeting agendas include: resolutions, bid awards, contracts, grants, minutes of previous meetings, personnel matters, and financial matters. A video of each meeting is also posted online.

County Leadership

Chester County government is led by a three-member Board of Commissioners. The Board, together with the County Administrator and Deputy County Administrator is responsible for a budget of over $475 million and a workforce of over 2,600 employees.

Organizational Chart

The County Code

The County Code, Pennsylvania General Assembly Act 130 of 1955, details the laws Chester County government is mandated to follow.

The County Code

County Solicitor

The County Solicitor is appointed by the Commissioners and is the legal advisor to the Commissioners, the Chief Administrative Officer, The Deputy Chief Administrative Officer, and all departments, boards, commissions, and agencies of the County.

Requesting Public Records (FOIA)

Quality of Life Survey

As part of the County's strategic, data-driven effort, a countywide Quality of Life Survey is regularly conducted. This helps County Government know more about resident's expectations as well as how well we are performing for our community.

Quality of Life Survey Results

The Strategic Plan

The strategic plan is a dynamic management tool that helps the County focus the energy of the entire organization, ensures employees work towards organizational goals, and enables the organization to effectively manage its human resources and financial resources, while tying those resources to our services.

Performance Management

The County of Chester is committed to data-driven decision making to deliver efficient and effective services. Managing for Results is the way in which we conduct business, track performance, and report on the benefits our customers receive.

Chester County Profile

Chester County At A Glance (Demographic data)

Facts About Chester County   (General interest data)


Waste, Fraud & Abuse Hotline

Report waste, fraud, or abuse related to Chester County Government resources and activities.

Waste, fraud, and abuse form

Press Releases & Media Inquiries

For questions related to Chester County Government call 610-344-6279 or email.

Recent press Releases