Potential Vacant Property Tax

The City of Richmond is analyzing a potential Vacant Property Tax to support City services for blight abatement, code compliance and general revenue enhancement. 

Community Engagement


The City hosted two public workshops to receive feedback from stakeholders and the community including concerns regarding blight, opinions regarding vacant properties, potential exemptions, and services to be funded. 


Feedback can still be received by emailing, potentialVPT@ci.richmond.ca.us or call the City Manager's Office at (510) 620-6512, Monday - Friday, between 8:30AM and 5:00 PM.  


Contact Information


City Manager's Office

potentialVPT@ci.richmond.ca.us

(510) 620-6512

Monday - Friday, 8:30AM to 5:00 PM