Town of Richfield, NY

"It is essential to the maintenance of a democratic society that the public business be performed in an open and public manner and that the citizens of this state be fully aware of and able to observe the performance of public officials and attend and listen to the deliberations and decisions that go into the making of public policy."  -- Open Meetings Law



BAKERS BEACH on Route 28 South


CLOSED for the season

(hours are subject to change due to weather conditions and attendance)  

Book your pavillion reservation:  Call (315) 858-8809

Bakers Beach 2017 Request Form for Rental

Bakers Beach 2016 Survey Results 


>>>>>>>>> NOTICE -- ZBA PUBLIC HEARING  <<<<<<<<<

A special meeting of the Land Use Board of Appeals will be held on Thursday, September 28, 2017, at 7:30 PM at the Richfield Town Hall for the purpose of holding a public hearing for a Land use Variance for Gary Teachout at 2279 County Highway 22, Richfield.

Hunters:  BOW season opens October 1st.


A special workshop meeting of the Richfield Town Board for the purpose of working on Fiscal Year 2018 budget will be held on Monday, October 2, 2017, at 6:30 PM at the Richfield Town Hall.



The Town of Richfield Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Monday. October 9, 2017, at 7:00 PM at the Richfield Town Hall, 18 E. James Street, Richfield Springs, NY, to hear all interested parties for or against the Special Use Permit Application of Otsego Electric Cooperative to construct a one story utility storage shed on the existing substation area located at 147 Below Road, SBL# 12.00-12-2.00.


>>>>>>>>> TOWN BOARD MEETINGS CHANGE TO 6:00 PM  <<<<<<<<<

Town Board regular monthly meetings will begin at 6:00 pm, starting with October 16, 2017 meeting, for the winter season. The board will continue to meet on the 3rd Monday of each month at the Town Hall on East James St.



During Free Fishing Day, anyone can fish the fresh or marine waters of New York State and no fishing license or recreational marine fishing registry is required! All other freshwater and saltwater fishing regulations still apply.                                                                            November 11, 2017



©2016 Town of Richfield
Town Hall
18 East James St.
Richfield Springs, New York  13439
Phone: 315-858-8809