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 Monday, February 20th in observation of Presidents' Day.


Please Take Notice

There will be a Special Meeting of the Richmond Town Board for a financially-oriented workshop on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 7:00 pm at the Richmond Town Hall, 8690 Main Street, Honeoye, NY 14471.

Now Hiring Lifeguards for Summer 2017

All applicants must have American Red Cross Certification in:

  • Lifeguarding
  • Waterfront Lifeguarding
  • First Aid
  • WSI certification (preferred, not required)

For an application, please call or text the Richmond Recreation Department at (585) 330-7066 or email Application deadline is March 10, 2017.



February Break Field Trip

The Richmond Rec Department will host a field trip to Altitude Trampoline Park on Wednesday, February 22nd for children ages 5 to 13. Cost is $30 per child and includes bus service and pizza. Children will be chaperoned by recreation department staff. Pre-registration and pre-payment is required. Get more info and download forms.



Notice of Receipt of 2017 Tax Roll
and Warrant


The Tax Roll and Warrant for the collection of taxes within the Town of Richmond, County of Ontario have been received for the year 2017. Payments can now be remitted. Additional interest charges will begin to accrue after February 1, 2017. Taxes unpaid as of April 1, 2017 will be remanded to the Ontario County Treasurer for collection. View the full legal notice.



2017 Tax Payment Options:


  • During the month of January, Canandaigua National Bank will accept FULL PAYMENTS ONLY.
  • Pay in person at the Richmond Town Clerk's Office by cash, check or credit card.*
  • Mail your payment to: Tax Collector, Town of Richmond, P.O. Box 145, Honeoye, NY 14471.
  • Pay by phone with a credit card.*



*A terminal fee of 2.49% applies to all credit card payments. This fee is paid directly to the terminal company.



  Board Openings & Employment



The Town of Richmond is accepting applications for the following Open Positions:


  1. Zoning Board of Appeals Member / 5-year term
  2. Alternate Zoning Board Member / 5-year term
  3. Planning Board Member / 5-year term
  4. Ethics Committee Alternate / 3-year term


Please submit letters of interest to:


Richmond Town Clerk

P.O. Box 145

Honeoye, NY 


Or by email to: tcrich2@gmailcom


Other News


  • Honeoye Junior Baseball is now accepting players ages 4 through 12, with registration forms due by Tuesday, February 28th. (Note: this is a community-based nonprofit program that is not affiliated with Richmond Rec.) 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 will return 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 fitness room at Honeoye Central School is available for use by adults in the community, 18 years and older, Monday through Thursday, 5:30 to 8 pm. Visit the Richmond Recreation page for more info on cost and schedule. Information on community aerobics programming is also available on this page.


  • Are you a senior 60 years or older? Enjoy lunch and friendship at the Community Dining Program, every Tuesday and Thursday at noon at the United Church of Christ. Sponsored by the Ontario County Office for the Aging, this program offers hot, nutritious meals in a community setting at no cost to seniors. Learn more.

  • Do you have a stream on your property? You may be eligible for free trees and shrubs through the Genesee River Basin Trees for Tribs Program. By encouraging residents in the Honeoye Creek subwatershed to plant new vegetation, the program helps to prevent erosion; filter sediment before runoff enters streams; and protect fish and wildlife. Learn more and apply for free trees.


  • The Honeoye-Richmond Historical Society Museum, located at the rear of the Town Hall, is currently open to the public the first Saturday of each month, from 9:30 to 11:30 am. Summer hours begin in May. 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


Project Information (Water & Natural Gas Service)


Ontario County Soil & Water Conservation District Newsletter


Well Water Testing Program for Ontario County Residents


2017 Adopted Town Budget


2017 Tax Warrant


2016 Final Tax Assessment Roll


Annual Financial Report Fiscal Year 2015  


NYS Property Tax Assessment Grievance Forms


Ethics Committee Resource Listing for Residents


Town Building Code


Richmond Brush Pit Hours & Policies


Community Fitness & Recreation Programs





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