About Southborough

Southborough Town House

Above: Where to find places like Southborough’s town hall and how to contact town departments housed there and elsewhere are just some of the resources you can find under the Resource directory below. (Photo by Susan Fitzgerald)

Whether you are new to town and looking to get the lay of the land, or a native “townie” looking for a quick link – hopefully, you’ll find all you need to know about Southborough and it’s resources here!

The town

  • Incorporated: 1727
  • Location: 28 miles west of Boston (map)
  • Total area: 15.7 sq mi (90% land / 10% water)
  • Population: 9,767 (as of 2010 census)


Recent headlines:

MassDOT approves continuing to pursue Main St project; BOS approves $25K

This week, Selectmen approved spending $25,000 on Main Street work. The vote followed news that the redesign project is still on the state's "TIP" project list, though one year further [more]

Obituary: Judith Ellen (Bailey) Keneman, 69

Judith Ellen (Bailey) Keneman, 69, passed away at the University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro with family by her side, Sunday, May 22, [more]

BOS approves appointments and reappointments (mostly)

On Tuesday night, the board re-appointed all but one of the volunteers asking for re-up without any questions. They also agreed to one committee's request to make new appointments but postponed [more]

Why flags will be at half staff: July 1, 2016

Flags in Southborough and across the state are flying at half staff in honor of Navy Officer Andrew [more]

Should you run the sprinkler today?

Once again, Selectmen voted this summer to put a voluntary water ban in place for Southborough. [more]

Obituary: Phyllis M. (Rosicky) Jachowicz, 86

Phyllis M. (Rosicky) Jachowicz, age 86, of Southborough, formerly of Framingham, passed away on June 26, 2016 after a long struggle with [more]