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Sherman Green Banners

The Town of Fairfield is pleased to offer banner advertising space of Sherman Green. Please read all the information below before submitting a banner request.   All requests are reviewed by the office of Community and Economic Development for availability and qualifying criteria. Approvals and denials are send via email within five working days. Please make your requests at least two weeks in advance.

 Requests for banner hangings can be made online by filling out a Sherman Green Banner Request Form.  

Qualifying Criteria

Organization - In order to have a banner placed by the Town of Fairfield at Sherman Green, the organization being promoted must be located in the Town of Fairfield and one of the following:

  • a school (public or private)
  • a civic organization
  • cultural organization
  • an arts organization
  • a charity that has been designated as a 501(c)3 by the Internal Revenue Service
  • a group (2 or more) of businesses promoting economic development

Purpose - The purpose of the banners are to promote the following:

  • event being held within the borders of the Town of Fairfield (Fairfield or Southport)
  • advertising a major anniversary of the organization located in Fairfield

Under no circumstances will any banner be used to promote an individual business that would be considered an advertisement for said business.

Banner Size

  • Minimum of three (3) feet tall by six (6) feet wide, and a
  • Maximum of three-and-one-half (3.5) feet tall and ten (10) feet wide
  • Wind slot holes spaced appropriately for hanging

Delivery and Hanging

Sherman Green can hold a maximum of six banners.  Each banner will be placed for two (2) consecutive weeks at a time.  No individual, organization or business will be allowed to have placed more than one (1) banner for a two (2) week period per calendar quarter, unless space exists. The Town is not responsible for damaged or lost banners.

Banners are hung only on Mondays and must be clearly labelled on corner of (reverse side) of banner with organization's name and date to be installed, banners may be dropped off by appointment only (call 203-256-3120) at Old Town Hall, 611 Old Post Road by 4 pm on the previous Wednesday. After installation banners may be picked up by appointment only within one week or banner will be disposed of.

Cost

The cost to hang a banner is $40 for two weeks and $30 for one week.  Checks should be made payable to the Town of Fairfield and mailed to the Office of Community and Economic Development prior to hanging.  Credit cards and cash cannot be accepted at this time.

All revenue from banner hanging goes to the Downtown Improvement Fund.

Other Advertising Options

In addition to hanging a banner, you can also request that your event be added to the Town of Fairfield's Event calendar and be listed on FairTV, Fairfield's Educational and Government Public Access channels. 

Additional Information

Please contact the Office of Community and Economic Development with any questions.