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




LEGAL NOTICE: Special Meeting

There will be a special meeting of the Richmond Town Board on Thursday, March 15th at 7 pm, to be held at the Richmond Town Hall, to review the comprehensive plan.




LEGAL NOTICE: Public Hearing


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to Section 200-67 of Town Law, that a Public Hearing will be held by the Richmond Zoning Board of Appeals at the Richmond Town Hall, 8690 Main Street in the hamlet of Honeoye, New York at 7 pm on March 20, 2018 to act upon the following:

Neighbors for the Enforced and Updated Codes represented by Barclay Damon LLP are requesting an Appeal of a Determination for the Bailey property located at 5297 County Road 37 in Honeoye, NY.

All interested persons will be given an opportunity to be heard, By order of the Zoning Board of Appeals.


John Morsheimer

Zoning Board of Appeals

8690 Main Street

Honeoye, NY 14471 



Employment Opportunity: PT Deputy Recreation Director


The Town of Richmond is seeking to fill the position of part-time Deputy Recreation Director. Must be available some nights and weekends, along with other requirements. Please send resumés by April 9th, 2018 to or mail to:

Attn: Recreation Department

Town of Richmond

P.O. Box 145

Honeoye, NY 14471




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:





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.





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 and mark your calendar for a regional summit on March 26, 2018.


  • 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