City Council

2017 Election

Richmond will hold its municipal election this fall to elect a mayor and three council members. Below is the list of candidates.

2017 Candidates

  • Jeff Young, (435) 232-8056, jeff[at]
  • Terrie L. Wierenga, (435) 770-9061, terlou38[at]
  • Kelly Crafts, (435) 258-1043, artzuncrafts[at]
  • COUNCIL, 4 YEAR TERM (2 positions open)
  • Lyle R. Bair, (435) 770-1938, lyle.bair1[at]
  • Cheryl Peck, (435) 760-8961, ergospeck[at]

Mayor Jeff Young

Council Members

Please note that council assignments have been reassigned as of November 15, 2016.

Lyle Bair

Fire & EMT Departments; Maintenance; Sports Committee

Kelly Lyn Crafts

Black & White Days; Parks & Recreation; City Events; Just Serve Outreach

Paul Erickson

Streets; Water & Sewer; Sidewalks

Cheryl Peck

Library; Civic Arts; CERT; Harvest Market; Youth Council

Tucker Thatcher

Planning & Zoning; Public Buildings; Nuisance Committee

City Employees

Recorder Justin Lewis

Treasurer Chris Purser

Manager Marlowe Adkins

Maintenance Shane Lewis, supervisor; Rob Bair

Librarian Lora Smith

Magistrate Judge Funk

Planning and Zoning Commission

  • Rod Going, chair
  • Randy Fischer
  • Vern Fielding
  • Jessica Dunyon
  • Jerry Kidd
  • Jay Bair

Other City Contacts

City Engineer Darek Kimball (J-U-B Engineers, Inc.)

Fire Chief Troy Hooley


All meetings are held at the city offices, 6 West Main, Richmond.

City council meetings are held the third Tuesday of the month.

Planning & Zoning meetings are held the first Tuesday of the month.

The city office is open 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. There is a drop box by the southeast door for utility payments.

Justice Court is held the first and third Mondays of each month from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.