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 […]


Delinquent Account Amnesty Program

Date Posted: Tuesday, August 4th, 2015

For a temporary period expiring on September 15, 2015, an amnesty program has been implemented for outstanding account balances.  The program allows any person or business with an outstanding tax, utility, and/or miscellaneous accounts receivable balance to pay the total principal balance in full, and all penalties and interest will be waived. If balances remain unpaid after […]


Press Release: Water main break on Front Street

Date Posted: Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

Wednesday, July 29 at 1:05pm: The Public Works Department has located a water main break on Front Street.  Therefore, Front Street is closed between Walnut Street and Chestnut Street and water is temporarily unavailable in the area.  The repair is expected to take approximately a few hours.  Please contact Town Hall with any questions, 302-684-4110.


Submit your ideas relating to 112 Federal Street

Date Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015

Until 5pm on August 3, 2015, written comments will be received at Town Hall relating to uses of the property located at 112 Federal Street. As most recently heard at the Town Council meeting on July 6, 2015, ideas such as a Welcome Center, an office for the Chamber of Commerce, a Police Department, or […]


Press Release: Shipbuilders Water Tower

Date Posted: Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

Beginning Thursday, July 16th at 4pm, the Shipbuilders Water Tower will begin to drain in preparation for the relocation phase of the Water Tower #2 Foundation and Relocation project.    The water tower will be offline for approximately two weeks.  Water availability will not be effected during this time.  Should you have any questions, please […]


Employment Opportunity: Accounting Clerk

Date Posted: Thursday, July 9th, 2015

JOB POSTING   ACCOUNTING CLERK   The Town of Milton is accepting applications for the full time position of Accounting Clerk through July 27, 2015. The Employment Application and Job Description are available at Town Hall, or click the following link: Human Resources Page   The Accounting Clerk is responsible for performing a variety accounting and […]


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 […]


2015 Summer Concert Series

Date Posted: Monday, May 25th, 2015

It’s that time of year…. for the 2015 Concert Series to begin!!  Wednesday, May 27, 2015 will be the first concert, featuring the Cape Henlopen High School Jazz Band.  All concerts begin at 7pm in Milton Memorial Park. Click here for the complete list of concerts 2015 SUMMER CONCERT DATES Pictures taken during the 2013 concert […]


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 […]