This Week in Chester History…

In 1962, the West Morris Regional School Board voted to fund a $990,000 expansion plan for a complete vocational-technical wing at the high school. Courses included in the program will be in five areas. The current auto mechanics course would be moved to the new wing in facilities doubled the size of the shop in place. Other programs offered included Technical Drafting, Technical Machine Shop, Carpentry, Masonry, and Laboratory Technician. Source: Observer-Tribune