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

  Office Hours -- Town Clerk Maggie Young at the Town Hall   
                            Mon. and Wed.  9 am - 1 pm
                            Tue. and Thu.    2 pm - 6 pm  Closed every 4th Tuesday
                            4th Saturday      9 am - 1 pm  each month


2018 General Election

Federal, State, County, and Town


Tuesday -- November 6th, 2018        6AM -- 9PM

   at the

Richfield Town Hall, 18 East James Street, Richfield Springs, NY  13439


For details click here (Otsego County)






November 19th at 7:00 pm

LEGAL NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to the General Municipal Law of the State of New York, the Town Board of the Town of Richfield will hold a public hearing at the Town Offices, 18 East James Street, Richfield Springs, New York, to hear all interested parties and citizens for or against the 2019 proposed fire/ambulance protection contract on the 19th day of November, 2018, at 7:00 PM. The service to be furnished is fire protection and emergency service in case of fire, accident, calamities or other emergencies. Such service shall be provided by the Richfield Springs Volunteer Fire Department, its volunteer firemen and emergency and first aid squads, within the geographic confines of the Town of Richfield. All persons residing in the Town of Richfield, or owning property in the Town of Richfield, or whose business interests or employment would either be benefitted or adversely affected (whether or not a resident or owner of real property in the Town of Richfield) shall have a right to be heard in person or by representative. Copies of said proposed contract are available at the office of the Town Clerk.

The Town Board regular monthly meeting will follow.


Notice - Meeting

The Town of Richfield Planning Board will hold a spcial meeting on

November 26, 2018 at 7:00 PM at the

Town Hall, 18 East James Street, Richfield Springs

for the purpose of discussing the Draft Zoning Ordinance

and any other business that may come before the board.




The Special Meeting ZONING WORKSHOP scheduled

for Nov. 27th by the Town Board is CANCELED.


Town Zoning Commission


Senior Care Living Facilities (click here)



Picnic areas

Open  11:30 am - 6 pm daily, weather permitting.   

Hours are subject to change.  (315) 858-2043


Book your pavillion reservation:  Call (315) 858-8809
Bakers Beach Request Form for Rental           Sample Insurance Form

Dates already booked are on the calendar.



Board of Assessment Review Openings

The Richfield Town Board is accepting letters of interest for an opening on the Board of Assessment Review.  Intrested candidates may submit letters by mail:  Town of Richfield, PO Box 786, Richfield Springs, NY  13439


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18 East James St.  PO Box 786
Richfield Springs, New York  13439       (315) 858 8809        Contact Us