Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability
C.D. Davidsmeyer, Co-Chair
David Koehler, Co-Chair
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Chester Mental Health Center
Chester Mental Health Center


Department of Human Services: Chester Mental Health Center


The Department of Human Services proposes to close this facility.



Initial Public Notice to CGFA from the Agency:

September 8, 2011

Recommendation Requested by CGFA from the Agency:

September 14, 2011

Recommendation Received:

September 23, 2011

Impact Study:

September 16, 2011

Public Comment Period:

September 24, 2011 - October 23, 2011 Comments

Meeting Scheduled:

October 12, 2011 - Agenda - Attendance - Audio

Follow-Up Meeting For Vote - Scheduled:

October 27, 2011 - Agenda -Audio

Written Testimony:

Testimony and Records of Appearance volumes 1 and 2

Additional Testimony Requested by CGFA from DHS:

DHS Listing of Capital Needs

Commission Motion and Vote:


Commission Recommendation:

October 31, 2011

Status of Facility Closure Process:

There are no current plans to close the Chester Mental Health Center.