Town Of Richmond

Welcome to the Hamlet of Honeoye

Located on Honeoye Lake,

in the Western Finger Lakes Region of Upstate New York







Our Honeoye Community Gazebo is home to many community events. Plantings are maintained courtesy of the Lake Country Garden Club volunteers. The gazebo was refinished by volunteers from the Honeoye American Legion Post.


Town Hall Hours

Mon- Fri: 9 am - 4 pm

Thurs: 9 am - 7 pm 

Saturday: 9 am - Noon

Closed on holidays






Town of Richmond Residents


The Town of Richmond is seeking community-minded residents to submit letters of interest for a seat on the Richmond Planning Board. Letters of interest must be received no later than Monday, February 12th, 2018 by 4:00 pm. Please direct letters of interest by email to, or by mail to:


The Richmond Town Clerk

P.O. Box 145

Honeoye, NY 1471


Please call the Town at (585) 229-5757 with any questions.





PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that a Local Law has been introduced to the Town Board of the Town of Richmond, New York, on December 28, 2017, designated as Local Law No. 2-2018 to implement a partial real property tax exemption for qualifying real property of Cold War Veterans pursuant to Real Property Tax Law Section 458-b; and
PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that said Local Law is on file in the Richmond Town Clerk’s Office located at 8690 Main Street Honeoye, New York, where it is available for public inspection during regular business hours.
PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE, that a Public Hearing upon said Local Law has been scheduled for the 13th day of February, 2018, at 7:00 PM, to be held by the Richmond Town Board at the Richmond Town Hall, 8690 Main Street, Honeoye, New York.  An opportunity to be heard in regards thereto will then and there be given.  Written comments may also be directed to the Richmond Town Clerk, Richmond Town Hall, 8690 Main Street Honeoye, New York, on or before 4:00 PM on the 12th day of January, 2018.  The Richmond Town Hall has barrier-free access for the physically handicapped, and any such handicapped person seeking transportation to said Public Hearing may contact the Richmond Town Clerk during regular business hours.



Please Take Notice


There will be two Special Meetings of the Richmond Town Board to interview various board seat applicants on Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 7:00 pm and Saturday, January 27th, 2018 at 9:00 am. Meetings to be held at the Richmond Town Hall, 8690 Main Street, Honeoye, NY 14471. 




Town of Richmond

Notice of Receipt of Tax Roll

And Warrant


TAKE NOTICE that, I, Linda A. Grace, the collector of Taxes for the Town of  Richmond, County of Ontario, State of New York, have duly received the Tax Roll and Warrant for the collection of taxes within the Town of Richmond, County of Ontario for the year 2018.


Please remit payment by mail to:

Linda A. Grace, Tax Collector

Post Office Box 145

Honeoye, NY 14471.


Payments in person can be made at the Richmond Town Hall at 8690 Main Street, Honeoye, NY on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday between the hours of 9 AM – 4 PM; Thursday between the hours of 9 AM – 7 PM; or Saturday between the hours of 9AM – 12 Noon.


From January 2nd through 31st, payments may be made in person at any branch of Canandaigua National Bank during regular business hours,

TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that taxes may be paid on or before January 31st, 2018, without charge or interest. Taxpayers have the option of “The Two-Payment Installment Plan”. To participate, the first installment must be paid no later than January 31st. On all taxes received after such date there shall be added interest of one percent for the month of February, and two percent if paid in the month of March AND

Pursuant to New York State Real Property Tax Law, Section 987, effective June 1, 1990, all tax collecting officers must send a notice to each taxpayer whose taxes remain unpaid after the interest-free tax payment period has expired. Such notice will be sent mid-March 2018.  The “LATE NOTICE FEE” HAS BEEN WAIVED by resolution of the Richmond Town Board, resolution adopted 09/06/94.

as of April 1, 2018 are to be remanded to the Ontario County Treasurer for collection, and a penalty of five percent added to the total on the bill plus monthly interest charges. In such cases, arrangements must be made with the Treasurer’s office for verification of amounts and payment.

Linda A. Grace
Richmond Town Clerk/Tax Collector
Town of Richmond
PO Box 145
Honeoye, NY 14471
(585) 229-5757

Other News


  • Honeoye Lake has been included in New York's $65M "State of the State Proposal" to combat algal blooms that threaten recreational use of lakes as well as drinking water. Honeoye was chosen as one of 12 priority waterbodies representing a wide range of conditions. Lessons learned from aggressively combatting harmful algal blooms will be applied to other impacted waterbodies. Learn more about the proposal.


  • The fitness room at Honeoye Central School is now open to adults in the community ages 18 years and older through Richmond Recreation. Regular hours are Monday through Thursday, 5:30 to 8 pm (follow the HCS schedule for holidays & closures). Cost is $25 for a punch card with 16 visits, or $2 per visit. Learn more and view other community activities.


  • A medication drop box at the Richmond Town Hall now offers safe disposal of unwanted pills. All medications will be collected by the Ontario County Sheriff's Office to be incinerated. The box is accessible during the Town Hall's normal business hours. Learn more.


  • Richmond residents can now renew dog licenses online. First-time licenses must be done in person or by mail. Learn more. 


  • The water main contractor for the East Lake Road water project (Randsco Pipeline) has completed all work associated with their contract. Randsco Pipeline is returning in the spring to perform restoration touch-up work, and will install water services for any homeowners that wish to connect to the public water supply but haven't yet done so. Please contact Monroe County Water Authority if you wish to have a water service installed in the spring, and are within the Shetler Road Water District Extension No. 1 (East Lake Road Water Project). For more information, visit the project page.


  • The Honeoye-Richmond Historical Society Museum, located at the rear of the Town Hall, is currently open to the public on the first Saturday of each month, from 9:30 to 11:30 am. Summer hours begin on Memorial Day. For information on scheduling a tour or requesting historical records, visit the Historian's page.



  • The Richmond Fire Department is in need of volunteer ambulance drivers. If you are interested, please call Rick Frost at (585) 455-2487.




Quick Click Information     


Community Bulletin Board - Public Services & Events


Community Fitness & Recreation Programs


Richmond Brush Pit Hours & Policies


Town Building Code


2018 Adopted Town Budget


2017 Tax Warrant


2017 Final Tax Assessment Roll


Annual Financial Report Fiscal Year 2016  


NYS Property Tax Assessment Grievance Forms


Ethics Committee Resource Listing for Residents


Well Water Testing Program for Ontario County Residents


Project Information (Water & Natural Gas Service)


Ontario County Soil & Water Conservation District Newsletter






Honeoye Lake as seen from Harriet Hollister Spencer Park.
Richmond Town Hall