9/20/2021: Please use caution on Atlantic Avenue, as the Town's 2021 Water System Improvements project is under construction. More Info

Planning and Code Enforcement

The Department is currently made up of two employees. The department has many responsibilities with the continual growth and development of the Town.

Some responsibilities include:

  • Handles code enforcement
  • Manages business licenses
  • Processes building permits
  • Performs construction site inspections
  • Interprets general code/zoning information
  • Issues certificates of occupancies
  • Updates Comprehensive Plan (click to view: Milton Comprehensive Plan 2018 – Certified)
  • Facilitates Board of Adjustment, Historic Preservation Commission, and Planning & Zoning Commission meetings
  • Reviews petitions for annexations, re-zonings, subdivisions and site plans
  • Assigns mailing addresses to new properties within the municipality

Historic District Guides:

Hours of Construction in the Town of Milton are as follows:
Monday through Friday – 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Saturday – 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
NO CONSTRUCTION on Sundays or Federal Holidays


Project Coordinator, Thomas Quass

Code Enforcement Officer, Robert Wilson

You may reach the Planning & Code Enforcement Department by visiting or calling Town Hall at 302-684-4110 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.