History of Milton

Date Posted: Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

“MILTON, only 7 miles from the Delaware Bay in a direct line but many more by the convoluted Broadkill, is one of the little old Delaware towns that prospered through shipbuilding and shipping in the 19 century. The shipyards have long ago disappeared from the foot of Union and Federal Streets… The business section displays […]

Job Opportunity: Public Works Operator I

Date Posted: Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

JOB POSTING PUBLIC WORKS OPERATOR I The Town of Milton is accepting applications for the full time position of Public Works Operator I through October 23, 2015. The Employment Application and Job Description are available at Town Hall, as well as the following link: Human Resources Department. The Public Works Operator is responsible for performing a […]

Milton Mural Project

Date Posted: Thursday, June 11th, 2015

BE PART OF SOMETHING BIG!   For additional information, view the attached flyer: Milton Mural Project To make a tax deductible donation Please send your check to:  Milton Mural Project c/o Milton Community Foundation P.O. Box 12 Milton, De.  19968      

Press Release: Sussex County reminds public to prepare now for 2015 hurricane season

Date Posted: Monday, June 1st, 2015

Sussex County reminds public to prepare now for 2015 hurricane season   Forecasters predict ‘below average’ storm season   FOR IMMEDIATE                                                                            1200 Hours, Wednesday RELEASE                                                                                                              May 27, 2015   Sunscreen, beach umbrella, a good book – and a disaster kit. Those are just a few of the essentials that should […]

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Roadshow

Date Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014

Below is an attachment of the Freedom of Information Act Roadshow presentation given by Deputy Attorney General Edward Black December 8, 2014. Overview: Delaware’s Freedom of Information Act Open Records Provisions What documents must be made available for public inspection? Open Meeting Provisions What meetings and discussions must be open to the public? Education (effective July […]

Milton town clerk named Delaware’s Clerk of the Year

Date Posted: Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Kristy Rogers earns recognition for public service By Maddy Lauria | Oct 06, 2014 MILTON — When Milton Town Clerk Kristy Rogers was appointed to take over town manager duties a year ago, she didn’t do it for the recognition. Her hard work has paid off, though, as she earned the title of Clerk of the […]

Delaware Beach Life, featured Milton in “Home-Style History”

Date Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014

In the July issue of Delaware Beach Life, Milton was featured in “Home-Style History”:   Excerpt: Situated on the banks of the Broadkill River, Milton is not unlike most old towns. Its history is rich, and various industries — from shipping and shipbuilding to button-making and canning —shaped its demographics, culture and architecture. What is […]

Choose Milton

Date Posted: Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Town of Milton “Start a Business” Process The Town of Milton is undergoing a transformation and business owners are beginning to view Milton as a place of growth and opportunity.  There are prime available storefronts located in the heart of the downtown for a variety of businesses. As a result, the Town has documented the […]

Clear Snow and Ice from Sidewalks

Date Posted: Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

For the safety of pedestrians, snow and ice must be removed from sidewalks in the public right-of-way within 24 hours after snow ceases.  When removing snow from the sidewalks, do not push or throw the snow or ice into the streets.   § 183-54. Responsibility for removal of snow; violations and penalties. It shall be unlawful […]

2014 Municipal Election Results

Date Posted: Monday, March 10th, 2014

This Municipal Election report is provided on behalf of the Town of Milton Board of Elections. The Board of Elections scheduled a meeting on March 3rd to certify the election results, but had to postpone until March 4th due to the weather which caused the Town to be closed.   On March 1, 2014, the municipal […]