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The City of Richwood provides several services to residents of Richwood, Hinkle Mountain, Fenwick and Dane. Please click on the icon above to review the actual services provided.


The City of Richwood operates under the City Council/Mayoral form of government. Bob Henry Baber is the current Mayor.

Latest News

Preparing for Temporary Schools…

RICHWOOD — Land made available for public use by the owner of Richwood’s Watergate Inn, following talks with Richwood Mayor Bob Henry Baber, could help ensure that Richwood’s middle school students remain in town until a new school is built, rather than be relocated to a site outside the community.

Christmas Photos

Merry Christmas!  The City of Richwood and its employees want to extend their warmest and sincerest greetings to all residents of the city.  As a special treat, below you will find a link to the WVU Photo Corps’ Photo Galleries. This link will take you to a group of pictures

ATTENTION:Personal Property Debris Removal

ATTENTION: The contractor, Reclaim LLC, will start on 1/3/17, the process of sorting and removing  the municipal waste (furniture, carpet, trash etc.) from the approved homes and structures, for  which the property owners signed up for the FEMA and State Personal Property Debris Removal (PPDR)/Home Demolition program.  This work is