How do I apply?

How to Apply

  1. Hard copies of the application will be available at the Town House or can be requested via email. Homeowners will fill out the application and submit a photo and inventory form (when applicable) from the Massachusetts Historical Commission database or any other relevant information on the property.  Please keep sign information relevant to the historic significance of the property.
  2. Once completed, submit your application and check made out to Ould Colony Artisans for $62, to:
    Southborough Town House
    17 Common Street 
    Southborough, MA 01772
    Attn: House Sign Program, Southborough Historical Commission
  3. The Historical Commission will review your application at the monthly meeting as quickly as possible (30 to 60 days). Once sign information is confirmed, the Historical Commission will submit your sign order to Ould Colony Artisans who will create your sign and mail it to you for hanging.

Additional Information

  • The Historical Commission may contact you via Email or Phone to suggest any recommended changes to your sign.
  • Participation in the Historic Sign Program does not limit your property in any way.

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