Past, Present, & Future Generations Booklet


The booklet "For Past, Present, and Future Generations" will assist you in dating your building and applying for a plaque. To get you started, we include the following materials:

  • An overview of the plaqueing application process
  • Criteria used to determine if the building qualifies
  • A starting point
  • Research sources
  • Helpful research tips
  • Bibliography information
  • Application Form

Getting a Copy

To get a copy of this booklet, contact:

Department of Planning and Neighborhood Services, Elgin City Hall at 150 Dexter Court, or call (847) 931-6004.