Richmond Kentucky is located in the heart of Madison County and the heart of the Bluegrass State. You will find Richmond, the county seat of Madison County, to be a unique blend of small-town warmth and security while still having access to the advantages of a big city. Richmond operates under a City Manager form of government. The citizens elect a mayor every 4 years, and four city commissioners every 2 years, which form the Board of Commissioners.
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Richmond operates under a City Manager form of government. The citizens elect a mayor every 4 years, and four city commissioners every 2 years, which form the Board of Commissioners.
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The City of Richmond was founded in 1798 by Colonel John Miller, a Revolutionary War soldier. According to tradition, Miller was attracted to the area by the good spring water and friendly Native Americans.