See if your home/building qualifies for the Preservation Plaque Project:
If your home or building is listed in one of the two resources below and you would like a plaque for your historic home or building, please complete the following form.
- Historic and Architectural Resources Of Block Island, Rhode Island, also known as The Green Book can be found in the Island Free Library and online. Click here to read.http://www.preservation.ri.gov/pdfs_zips_downloads/survey_pdfs/blockisland.pdf
- Preserving the Architectural Heritage of Block Island Program (2007) – available online only. Click here to read.https://www.new-shoreham.com/docs/BI%20Historic%20House%20Survey%202008-revised%20format.pdf
IMPORTANT — Your home or building must meet also meet the following criteria;
- Must have survived the Hurricane of 1938
- Exterior must be over 50% original
NOTE; If you believe your home/building qualifies but is not listed in either of the two sources listed above, contact us. We will consider research and evidence that you possess or Scenic Block Island will do the research for you.
This is just the beginning. Learn more about the Preservation Plaque Program within the links below. And if you own a historic building on Block Island, please apply to get your own plaque.
Have you received notice from SBI that your building has been approved for a preservation plaque?
It’s time to take the last step and purchase your plaque. Just click the button below to be taken to the plaque purchase page.