4410 W. Streetsboro RD. | Richfield, OH 44286 | 330.659.9201
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We are a community that was founded in 1809 by Lancelot Mayes. It is understood from history and believed by our Historical Society that our community's name came from a weed that grew rich in our fields. 

In 1967, the Village of Richfield was formed and incorporated. The Village adopted a Charter, which allowed for the voting of a Mayor and seven council members. As of the 2010 census, we are a community of approximately 3,650 and growing. The community was founded on an agricultural basis. However, as times have changed, we are moving toward a mixed community of residential and commercial development. 

As with our forefathers, it is the hopes of the community to allow for growth but to maintain the rural character and nature that makes the Village of Richfield so unique. 

Request for qualifications for inventory and mapping related to ms4 compliance

Please see the below packet for more information.

Request for Qualifications Packet 012315.pdf

Snow Plowing and mailbox issues

Snow Removal Priorities

Primary streets are plowed first, followed by secondary streets. The first priority is the emergency snow routes and other main collector streets, which connect major sections of the Village to provide access for emergency fire, police, medical services, schools, and commercial businesses or area bus routes. The second priority is the residential streets. During heavy snows secondary streets will only be salted at hills, intersections and turns until the storm passes. Please note that cul-de-sacs are plowed last and that village snowplows are prohibited from plowing driveways or towing private vehicles. All sidewalks adjacent to private property are the responsibility of the property owner as per the Ohio revised Code. After a winter snow event, the Village Service Department, will do their best to assist residents with this snow removal if it is not done already. Snow placed in driveways by Village plows is the property owners’ responsibility for removal. Snow from a private driveway may not be placed on or pushed across a Village street. The Village will only clean snow within the confines of curb line to curb line of a street. This priority system keeps open the roads that serve the greatest number of people.

At times, heavy slush discharged from a plow will knock down a . Most mailboxes, if properly placed and installed, will withstand heavy slush. The Village will NOT be responsible for damage done to mailboxes knocked down by heavy snow or slush. Before winter please make sure that your mailbox is properly fastened to the pole. 

Your assistance is needed in removing the snow from in front of your mailbox.  The extreme ice and snow packed around the mailbox prevents Village trucks from removing the snow without causing damage to the mailbox.

Summit County Prosecutor's Office

 
FROM THE OFFICE OF
SUMMIT COUNTY PROSECUTOR
SHERRI BEVAN WALSH
 
Click here to view the January 2015 newsletter.  
 

Fall 2014 e-Newsletter

The Village of Richfield e-Newsletter is now available to digitally download. Please click here to view it now.

If you would like to receive future e-newsletter emails, please sign up for your free subscription today by clicking here.

Christmas Tree recycling

 

Recycle Your Christmas Tree
in the Metro Parks

 After the holidays, drop off your Christmas tree for "recycling" in the Metro Parks. Summit Metro Parks "recycles" the Christmas trees by chipping them into mulch that is used throughout the park district.

Live Christmas trees – cleaned of all decorations, garland and tinsel – can be dropped off at the following locations, during regular park hours, December 26 through January 31:

Firestone Metro Park                                               Furnace Run Metro Park
Little Turtle Pond                                                         Brushwood Area
2400 Harrington Rd., Akron                                        4955 Townsend Rd., Richfield

Goodyear Heights Metro Park                                Sand Run Metro Park
Main Entrance (near the sled hill)                               Treaty Line Area
2077 Newton St., Akron                                             995 Treaty Line Rd., Akron

Silver Creek Metro Park
Big Oak Area
5199 Medina Line Rd., Norton

On average, more than 2,000 trees are collected each year. The resulting mulch is spread out near trailheads and used to create landscaping compost. For more information, call 330-865-8065.


 

Richfield Joint Recreation District

 

Please click   Richfield Joint Recreation District  to read more about the district.  For agendas, minutes, committee activities and much more, go to the District's website by clicking here  www.rjrd.org.

 

The Village of Richfield Council and the Richfield Township Trustees approved legislation to form a Joint Recreation District for the purpose of purchasing Camp Crowell Hilaka located in Richfield Township.  November, 2014 a $7.1M Bond Levy and an Operating Levy to purchase and operate the property were passed.  The purchase and sale agreement are being executed and the transfer of property to RJRD has not been completed to date.  To keep up with the latest efforts of the RJRD Board of Trustees, visit their website posted above.  To visit the Friends of Camp Crowell-Hilaka visit their website http://www.friendsofcrowellhilaka.org/ or contact the Mayor or one of the Council members.

Richfield Joint Recreation District

Village of richfield voted #1

NOPEC MyEnergy MyWay

NOPEC is an organization of local governments in northeast Ohio that work cooperatively to provide a competitive environment for energy cost savings for individual customers and they are Richfield Village's electric aggregator.

NOPEC is proud to introduce a brand new public service program to help residents control their energy use and costs.

Please Click Here for further information and to get started in MyEnergy MyWay

Event Calendar
1/27/2015
Basic Boot Camp Training @ Rec Ctr
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1/27/2015
Sr Ctr NO BAND JAM SESSION
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1/27/2015
Sr Ctr Yoga $5 10:00
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1/27/2015
Power Tone & Stretch (Men only class) @ Rec Ctr
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1/27/2015
Planning and Zoning Commission
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Mayor's Corner
Our new e-Newsletter has been launched.  We hope that you find it informative and useful.  If you would like to receive this e-Newsletter digitally, there is a brief online form to fill out and we will forward the newsletter to your email. The form can be accessed on our home page. 

Many thanks to our staff intern, Gina Rasicci, who worked very hard and efficiently on this venture. Also, thanks to Tim Baker, IT and Communications Supervisor here at the Village and all of our staff who contributed.

If you any suggestions, please send an email to grasicci@richfieldvillageohio.org. 

Thank you.
Mayor Bobbie Beshara

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- Mayor Bobbie Beshara
4410 W. Streetsboro Rd. | Richfield, OH 44286 | 330.659.9201