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

Closed on holidays




Please Take Notice

A workshop for the 2017 Town of Richmond Budget will be held on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 6:30 pm at the Richmond Town Hall, 8690 Main Street, Honeoye, NY 14471.




State Route 20A Detour

A portion of State Route 20A near Big Tree Road has closed to through traffic as of September 8, 2016, while the State Department of Transportation replaces a culvert. The culvert site is located approximately 400 feet west of the intersection with Big Tree. A posted detour will direct traffic north on County Road 37 (Richmond Center Road), west on County Road 15 (Richmond Mills Road) and back to Route 20A. Local traffic will be permitted up to the work site from both directions. For up-to-date travel information, call 511 or visit






Honeoye Lake Sewer District Smoke Testing Program


Ontario County has contracted with engineers to smoke test sewers throughout the Hamlet of Honeoye between September 19th and September 30th. This test should take less than one hour. The work is being done as part of the County's efforts to reduce sewer overflows. Learn more about the testing process and what to expect.





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


Please submit letters of interest to:


Richmond Town Clerk

P.O. Box 145

Honeoye, NY 


Or by email to: tcrich2@gmailcom


Other News


  • The fitness room at Honeoye Central School will reopen on September 26, 2016. The room is open to 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.


  • Construction of the East Lake Road water district extension began on Monday, June 16th. For more information, visit the project page or view the project press release.

  • 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. Job seekers: Ontario County Human Resources is currently in search of a part-time food site aide to assist with serving meals and monitoring the program. Learn more about the program, view the current menu or download the job opening notice.

  • 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 each Saturday from 9:30 to 11:30 am. Winter hours begin in October. 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 Fire Chief Ken Adami at (585) 738-9146.



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


2016 Adopted Town Budget


2016 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