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 […]

2016 Property Value Appeal Hearing Notice – application deadline is December 22, 2015

Date Posted: Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

The Milton Town Council, sitting as the Board of Appeals, will hear Property Value Appeals on Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at the Milton Public Library, 121 Union Street, Milton, DE 19968 at 6:30 p.m. Any taxable person or entity may file an appeal by filing the property value appeal form at Town Hall no later […]

Milton For the Holidays

Date Posted: Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Click to view, upcoming holiday events in Milton: Milton for the Holidays

The Town of Milton is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Chief of Police

Date Posted: Friday, November 6th, 2015

The Town of Milton is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Chief of Police to oversee a Police Department with 8 full-time sworn officers who serve approximately 2,600 residents. Milton is a  growing and culturally diverse community seeking a Chief of Police with proven  leadership and management skills.  The successful candidate must have 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 […]