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The Chester Sewer District serves all of the properties in the Chester Heights Subdivision, the Village of Chester, and the Menard’s Subdivision. Sewage is pumped to the City of Rochester and treated at the Rochester Water Reclamation Plant. Olmsted County Public Works oversees the administration of the Sewer District and contracts with Gopher Septic Services for its operation and maintenance.
Are set annually and are based on service costs
Will be billed annually as a special assessment on the property tax statement on line #13
If you are a Chester resident, please don't flush disposable wipes as they can cause sewer backups and additional maintenance costs.
The advisory board counsels the Olmsted County Board of Commissioners on operational and financial matters concerning the sewer district.
View the Meeting Portal for Agendas and Minutes
Map of the Chester Sewer District (90KB)
County Ordinances and Codes
Chester Heights Sewer District Ordinance (73 KB)
For information on requesting a hearing to appeal a notice of violation, or denial of request for exception/challenge, or a suspension or revocation of an Environmental Resources issued license or permit, please visit the Olmsted County Attorney's webpage.
Gopher Septic Services507 282-2243 or 507 269-7555