Interested in purchasing a bench in honor or memory of someone to be placed on one of Downtown Thomasville’s sidewalks? Contact the Main Street Office to get started.
Pricing: Main Street will get a quote from the bench manufacturer. Prices have varied over the years, as benches are individually made. Main Street will cover the cost of the plaque. Payment is required in full and up front. Cash or check only, made out to “City of Thomasville.” Checks are preferred.
Bench Placement: Available locations for bench placement includes Broad Street, Jackson Street, Remington Avenue, Jefferson Street, and Madison Street. Space is limited, as Broad Street is quickly filling up. Please contact the Main Street Office with any other location ideas of bench placement within the downtown area. Desired bench placement location is not guaranteed, but Main Street will work with interested party as best they can.
Turn-around Time: After payment is received in the Main Street Office, turn-around time for bench delivery is around 10-12 weeks.
Plaque: Main Street will order and install the plaque on the bench after the bench arrives. The plaques are UV stable, antique gold in color, and 7.5” length by 3” height. Let Main Street know what you would like the plaque to read. If desired, you will be able to see a draft before the plaque is ordered.
Main Street will inform purchaser of delivery shortly after the bench has been placed on the sidewalk.
For more information regarding bench orders, please contact the Main Street Office at (229) 227-7020.