Welcome to Richmond Heights!
Whether you are already a resident, or you're thinking about moving to Richmond Heights, we are a family-friendly community where everyone is encouraged to participate in events such as Family Day, our popular Summer Concert Series and numerous other City-Sponsored and civic-sponsored events. We are also home to the Cuyahoga County Airport. Richmond Heights also has its own Hospital (UH Richmond Medical Center); Post Office; Pool; and 3 unique, City-owned Parks. In short, Richmond Heights, has it all!
Richmond Heights - A Great Place to Call Home
Congratulations! You are now part of a vibrant community with many unique resources at your fingertips. Richmond Heights is centrally located, minutes from downtown Cleveland where you can see a production at the Cleveland Playhouse, enjoy a concert event at the Cleveland Orchestra, or view an exhibit at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Residents can enjoy a day with family and friends in one of our city's three community parks. Or, visit and explore the many wonders of our local Cleveland Metro parks-Euclid Creek or North Chagrin Reservations. And, in minutes, you have access to Interstates I-90 or I-271, to shop, dine and enjoy the many activities throughout Northeast Ohio.
Our city is home to University Hospital's (UH) Richmond Medical Center. The hospital, located at 27100 Chardon Road, is a full-service community-based, 125 bed facility, with more than 30 specialties and a staff that includes over 400 physicians. Richmond Heights is also home to Cuyahoga County Airport (CCA), also known as Robert D. Shea Field, which is a public use airport, located at 26300 Curtiss Wright Parkway.
As a resident, you can be assured that your city is committed to growth. We currently have new housing developments in the city, Highland Ridge, and Trebisky Woods. Moreover, Richmond Heights is committed to bringing additional business opportunities to the city. We have excellent retail and corporate space throughout our community, and we are constantly meeting with various business constituencies who are interested in what our Northeast municipality has to offer.
Our city is committed to providing you the best living experience that Northeast Ohio has to offer. Thank you for choosing Richmond Heights to call home.
Useful Forms / Documents
- Accessory Building Guidelines (PDF)
- Deck Requirements Residential (PDF)
- Exterior Maintenance Inspection Program (PDF)
- Fence Permit Application (PDF)
- Garage - Estate Sale Permit (PDF)
- Hot Water Tank Installation Requirements (PDF)
- New Residents Handbook (PDF)
- Re-Roofing Requirements Residential (PDF)
- Residential Permit Application (PDF)
- Storm and Sanitary Sewers - Problems and Maintenance FAQ Sheet (PDF)
- Temporary Sign Permit Application (PDF)
- Tree Cutting and Chipping FAQ Sheet (PDF)
- Tree Removal Permit Application (PDF)