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 till   7 pm*

Saturday  9 am - Noon


*The Town Clerk's Office will be closing at 4:00 pm on Thursday, April 30th. We apologize for any inconvenience.



Join us on Memorial Day weekend for the 1st Annual Fireman's Carnival, taking place Thursday, May 21st - Saturday, May 23rd. Midway rides, vendors, live music, fireworks, a fireman's parade and more! Learn more about the event.




Please Take Notice:


  •  A special meeting of the Town of Richmond Planning Board is scheduled to be held on Monday, April 27, 2015 at 4 pm in the Richmond Town Hall Conference Room, 8690 Main Street, Honeoye NY, in order to amend the Site Plan Application for property owned by Rebecca Chrisman and located at 8689 Main Street in the Town of Richmond, Ontario County, Tax Map #135.20-2-10.000.


  • Through Friday, May 8, the Town of Richmond is accepting proposals from any interested person or entitity to operate a food vending service at Sandy Bottom Park for the 2015 summer season. Learn more and submit a proposal.


  • Through Monday morning, May 11, the Town of Richmond is accepting sealed bids for a new current-year 4WD tractor. Learn more.


Other News: 


  • The Town of Richmond's Highway Department is now accepting applications for the seasonal part-time position of Road Side Mower. Get more information and apply.


  • The HVA is seeking volunteers to help protect Honeoye Lake from invasive species such as hydrilla weed. Learn about a grant that will help to educate boaters during the 2015 season, and how you can help to support this effort.


  • The Richmond Town Planning Board is seeking nominations for the 8th Annual Community Beautification Award. Nomination forms and award guidelines are available at the Richmond Town Hall, Honeoye Public Library and Allens Hill Library. Nominations will be accepted through May 1, 2015. Learn more.


  • As of April 15, 2015, the Town of Richmond's Building and Zoning Department has added a re-roofing permit to its permit schedule. Any re-roofing will now require a permit application and roof inspection before work can begin. This permit will carry a flat fee of $35. For more information, contact Code Enforcement. 



  • South Trail at Sandy Bottom Park is now open to foot traffic. Other Nature Trail bridges and boardwalks remain closed until further notice.


  • The Richmond Fire Department is in need of volunteer ambulance drivers. If you are interested, please call Fire Chief Ken Adami at (585) 738-9146.



Attention: Town of Richmond Residents


The Town of Richmond is seeking community-minded residents to fill several board positions:


  • Two (2) five-year vacancies on the Board of Assessment Review. A general knowledge of Real Estate and familiarity of the Town is helpful.



Please send letters of interest to:


Town of Richmond

Town Clerk

P.O. Box 145

Honeoye, NY 14471


Or by email to:





Quick Click Information     


Community Bulletin Board - Public Services & Events


Ontario County Soil & Water Conservation District Newsletter - Fall 2014


Red Cross Citizen Preparedness Training


Well Water Testing Program for Ontario County Residents


Free Drinking Water


Annual Financial Report Fiscal Year 2014 


2015 Adopted Town Budget


2014 Final Tax Assessment Roll


2014 Tax Warrant


NYS Property Tax Assessment Grievance Forms


Ethics Committee Resource Listing for Residents


Town Building Code


Finger Lakes Land Trust: The Launt-White Conservation Project







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