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, except the
office will be closed on these Tuesdays:
5/28, 6/25, 7/23, 9/24, 11/26
Available by Appointment 315-858-8809

   NOTICE  --- See new office hours above.  


                           (Pursuant to Section 506 and 526 of the Real Property Tax Law)

Notice is hereby given that the Assessor of the Town of Richfield, County of Otsego has
ompleted the tentative assessment roll for the current year.
From May 1 to May 31 the assessment roll may be seen at the Town Clerk’s Office during regular business hours.

   The Assessor(s) will be in attendance with the tentative roll on:

  • May   7 from 10 am TO 2 pm at Richfield Town Hall 18 East James Street, Richfield Springs, NY
  • May 14 from 10 am TO 2 pm
  • May 18 from   4 pm TO 8 pm
  • May 21 from 10 am TO 2 pm
The Board of Assessment Review will meet at 18 East James Street, Richfield Springs, NY on May 28, 2019, from 10am to 12 pm and 6 pm to 8 pm to hear and examine all complaints in relation to assessments on the application of any person believing himself to be aggrieved.

                                                                                    Dated this __1st____ day of May 2019___.

Margaret Woodrow
Sole Assessor


Climate Smart Communities Task Force

The Richfield Town Board is accepting Letters of Interest from residents willing to serve on the Town/Village Climate Smart Communities Task Force. This group will work in concert with the Village Task Force to attain Climate Smart Certification in the DEC(Department of Environmental Conservation)-sponsored program.

Information on the Climate Smart Communities program can be obtained by visiting
Please send any letters by mail or email to:

         Richfield Town Clerk
        18 E. James St.

          Richfield Springs, NY 13439

All letters must be received by 1:00 PM on June 17, 2019





south of Richfield Springs

 (315) 858-2043


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

Dates already booked are:

              2019           Bakers Beach Venue                Times

             June 15       Meeting House                         9-11 am

             July   6        Meeting House                         11-5

             July 20        Meeting House                          All day

             July 27        Rain date for July 20 event

             Aug 17        Meeting House                         9-11 am

             Aug 24        Meeting House                        12-6 pm




   Senior Care Living Facilities (click here)


Otsego County's 22nd Annual Household Hazardous Waste Day
...including Electronics.

Cooperstown, Meadows Office Complex

Saturday September 21, 2019 8AM - 1PM


Otsego County Compost Bin and Rain Barrel Sale Poster

Otsego County Solid Waste Disposal and Recycling page



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Apply Online at or call 855-562-2020

Local rates: $17/hour Census Taker,  $18.50/hour Field Supervisor, +$0.58 per mile.

©2018 Town of Richfield
18 East James St.  PO Box 786
Richfield Springs, New York  13439       (315) 858 8809        Contact Us