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*


*The Richmond Town Hall will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th and Saturday, July 7th for the Independence Day holiday.



Independence Day Banner


  Independence Day fireworks for the Town of Richmond will be held at Sandy Bottom Beach on Tuesday, July 3rd, beginning at dusk.






As of June 16, 2018, Sandy Bottom Beach is now open for swimming and pavilion rentals. Swimming hours are 11 am to 7:30 pm daily, through mid-August. Learn more.



NOTICE: Sandy Bottom Nature Trail Closed

As of March 1st, 2018 the Nature Trail between Main Street and Sandy Bottom Beach is closed due to flood damage to the road and bridge. Please check back for updates.




Attention Town of Richmond Residents


The Town of Richmond is seeking a community minded resident to fill a five year vacancy for the Board of Assessment Review. General knowledge of Real Estate and familiarity of the Town is helpful.
Please send letters of interest to:
Town of Richmond
Town Clerk
PO Box 145
Honeoye, NY 14471
Or email to:



Other News


  • Registration is now open for Richmond Summer Recreation programs! Join us in July for swim lessons for all ages at Sandy Bottom Park, youth activity days at Bristol Town Park and three field trips. Learn more and register. 

  • Richmond Recreation is now registering boys & girls grades K-8 for Basketball Camp. Camp runs June 25th-29th, 9 to 10 am for grades K-2 and 10 am to noon for grades 3-8. Participants will work with JV and Varsity HCS players under Head Coach Robb Delisanti. Cost of $35 per child for grades K-2 and $45 per child for grades 3-8 includes a t-shirt and basketball. Learn more and register.

  • Our Senior Activity Survey is now completed. Thank you to all who participated! Check back in the next few weeks for survey results.


  • 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.


  • 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


2018 Tentative 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