239 West Main St; Richmond, KY 40475 | (859) 623-1000

Announcements & Notifications


There are two public parking lots in the downtown area. One is located on the corner of Irvine Street and 3rd Street & the other is located on the corner of Water Street & 3rd Street.  There is also public parking available in City Hall’s parking lot as well as the Courthouse parking lot Monday thru Friday after 5:00pm and on weekends.

Attention City of Richmond Residents

The city is now offering use of the trash compactor (commercial only) on Tuesdays and Thursdays 7:30am to 3:00pm by appointment only. You will need to complete the waiver and return to wbailey@richmond.ky.us. To schedule an appointment please contact Public Works, Trish Powell at (859) 625-6435. TrashCompactorLiabiltyWaiver19 (002)

Effective March 1st, 2018 Advanced Disposal Services will pick up all bulk product within the city limits.  The city will pick up loose yard waste ONLY.

For more info:  606-723-5552 Advanced Disposal Services.


Public Announcement

MetroNet is in Richmond!

Below are some links containing pertinent information regarding construction and timelines

Metro Net – Richmond Construction Information

Metro Net – Frequently Asked Questions


A Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday August 24th at 5:30pm at City of Richmond, City Hall Building, 239 West Main Street, Richmond, Kentucky to hear comments concerning the proposed 2021 Street and Road Project Schedule.

Per KRS174.100 a Public Hearing is required prior to expenditure by unit of local government or state-derived revenues (Municipal Aid Funds) on roads.  The public is given the opportunity to speak about any proposed project, any projects they may wish to propose, project prioritization and other items related to road and bridge projects in the city.


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Permit for Roadblocks

Open Records Request

City of Richmond Kentucky Public Records Guidelines from Chapter 39 in Code of Ordinances

Please complete the below form for a submitted Open Records Request to the City Clerk office.  Once received the clerk will send a response and begin to process.

If you are requesting on behalf of Commercial Use, you’ll need to file a Certified Statement Kentucky Revised Statutes §61.874 (4)(b).  Kentucky Revised Statutes §61.874(4)(c) provides, in addition, that the City is entitled to charge a fee when records are requested which will be used for a commercial purpose, a fee which will include the cost to the City of mechanical processing and staff time required to locate, produce, and copy the public records in question, together with the cost to the City of the creation, purchase, or other acquisition of the public records.

Newly enacted legislation amends the Kentucky Open Records Act to extend the time from three to five days for a public agency to either produce records or provide requesters written notice of whether it will provide the documents.

Effective June 28, 2021, KRS 61.880 is amended to extend the deadline for open records response or production from three to five business days. Saturdays, Sundays, and legal holidays do not count for the purpose of calculating the deadline.

21-19 Ordinance (Open Records Amendments)

We are in the process of upgrading our Open Records Request online form. In the meantime, you can access the form here. Please complete the form and: email it to lcassity@richmond.ky.us, mail it to PO Box 250, Richmond, KY 40475, or drop it off in person to City Hall at 239 W. Main Street, Richmond, KY 40475. 

For more information regarding Open Records Requests, please call 859-623-1000, or contact Lisa Cassity, City Clerk, at lcassity@richmond.ky.us.

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