Welcome to the Town of Richland's official municipal website.
The Town of Richland is unique as it is bordered by Lake Ontario's eastern shore and is located in Oswego County, NY in the heart of the Salmon River corridor. Located in the Town of Richland are the hamlets of Richland, Fernwood, and Port Ontario. The Town of Richland has much to offer from white sand beaches and state parks, four seasons of recreation, and year-round sport fishing. The pride of Richland is the state-of-the-art water system that provides award-winning water quality, serving Richland and neighboring towns. The economy is well-rounded, including everything from manufacturing to health services. The town has a rich history dating back to 1801 when it was first settled. One visit will prove that Richland consists of a close-knit family-oriented community that takes pride in its town and the people who reside in it.
To contact the Town of Richland please call (315) 298-5174.
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for August 9, 2022
Appointments are required for all marriage licenses. Please see the Town Clerk page for Marriage License Information
The Planning Board of the Town of Richland will meet at the H. Douglas Barclay Courthouse, Pulaski, NY on Monday August 15, 2022 at 7:00 PM to conduct a public hearing on the following:
Special Permit Application #22-46 submitted by Gregory & Viktoria Poposki located at 7817 St. Rt. 3 for the construction of an 8-unit campground.
Special Permit Application #22-44 submitted by Kitchen Lane LLC located at 135 Canning Factory Rd. for the conversion of the existing building to a home occupation and a 6 unit tourist home
The above application(s) are open for inspection at the office of the Zoning Enforcement Officer, at the H. Douglas Barclay Courthouse, Pulaski, NY 13142. All persons wishing to appear at these public hearings may do so. Communications in writing related to these applications may be filed with the Zoning Enforcement Officer, prior to these hearings.
Dated August 1, 2022 By the Town of Richland Planning Board
The Town of Richland Town Board will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, August 17, 2022, at 10:00 am in the Grand Jury Room or in the Health Department of the H. Douglas Barclay Courthouse. The reason for this special meeting is to discuss Grant Funding with grant writer Kristy LaManche. A meeting to follow, with Supervisor Ron Novak and Financial Advisor Laird Petrie, to discuss various issues with the Town of Richland Water Department. All interested parties are invited to attend.
The Town of Richland currently has openings on the Water Board and the Zoning Board. Interested candidates should fill out an employment application and submit it to the Town Clerk's Office.
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