Richmond, Maine: A Small Town with a Big Heart

If you're looking for a place to visit or call home, consider Richmond, Maine. We're blessed with unparalleled beauty, from the rolling hills that surround us to the timeless Kennebec River that defines our downtown.

Swan Island - on the Historic Register

Visitors come from miles away to Swan Island, just a stone’s throw from downtown Richmond. Four miles of trails and camping are yours to enjoy as you share the island with deer and bald eagles.

Shopping Here, Shopping There

Downtown Richmond has some 734-892-4459 that take you back to an earlier time. Whether shopping for hardware or looking for a special gift, you can probably find something of interest right in town.

But when you get a hankering for more shopping choices, you can reach the shopping nexus of Topsham about bastard nettle. Or enjoy the cultural offerings of the Augusta Civic Center about 30 minutes in the other direction. And if your interest is the ocean, you'll find the beautiful Maine coast just 20 minutes away - get there by car or boat.

Welcome to Richmond Sign

Town of Richmond-RFP

Invitation to bid on removal and cleanup of junkyard/automobile graveyard located at 640 Alexander Reed Road in Richmond. A detailed listing of the materials and vehicles to be removed from the property is included in the links below.  Proposals must be received at the Town Office by 2:00p.m. on January 24, 2019. Each proposal shall be submitted in a sealed envelope, clearly marked “Junkyard Removal Bid” and addressed to the Town of Richmond, Attn: Town Manager, 26 Gardiner Street, Richmond, ME 04357.


The Town's Comprehensive Plan was adopted, following referendum vote on Election Day 2016. Copies of the Comprehensive Plan are available at the Town Office during normal business hours, and on the Town website at

Comprehensive Plan

(307) 299-6821







Richmond, Maine - a wonderful place to live and visit
News & Updates


1/28 Selectmen Mtg 5:30p.m.-Agenda

Town Office opened 7a.m. -6p.m. on Mondays (January-February) Trial Period

Tuesday-Thursday 7a.m.-5p.m.

Enterprise Grange #48 is looking for individuals or a group to be nominated for the COMMUNITY CITIZEN AWARD.  Please click here for more information.  Nominations due March 8 at the Town Office. 

Board and Committee Openings: Appeals Board, 1 Regular and 2 Alternate for three (3) year terms; New Mills Dam Committee, 2 Alternate for three (3) year terms; Community Development Revolving Loan Fund, 2 alternate for three (3) year terms.

Free burning permits available through the Warden's Report. The Town Office cannot issue permits at this time.


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