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 a lot of small shops that take you back to an earlier time. Whether shopping antiques 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 20 minutes away. 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
Businesses - You're a Priority in
Maintaining an environment for business growth is a priority for Richmond. Our participatory style of local government is responsive to the needs of local business. Visit our economic development pages and our business attraction page to learn more.
TOWN OF RICHMOND
TAX ACQUIRED PROPERTY SALESealed bids will be accepted by the Town of Richmond,
Maine on the following tax acquired property:
Town Map U01 lot 092 located at
52 High Street, land and building, formerly owned by Thelma G. Chase.
Bids will be accepted at the Town Office, 26 Gardiner
Street, Richmond, ME 04357, until 4:00 pm on Thursday, November 6, 2014, at which time they will be publicly opened. Each bid shall be plainly marked “BID ON TAX
ACQUIRED PROPERTY” and shall be completed on the “Town of Richmond Tax Acquired
Property Bid” sheet. Faxed or email bids
will not be accepted. If the highest
bids are equal, the bid first received shall be considered the highest bid. Minimum bid $10,000.
It is anticipated that bids will be considered at the
meeting of the Board of Selectmen on Wednesday, November 12, 2014. The Selectmen reserve the right to reject any
or all bids.Full payment for awarded bids shall be made to the
Town of Richmond no later than December 18, 2014. The Town will issue a quitclaim deed without
covenants which will convey the town’s interest in the property. The successful bidder will be responsible for
their half of the transfer tax and the cost of recording the deed. The Town shall not be responsible for any
condition of the property or any personal property that may be present.
BID SUBMISSION SHEET