Planning and Code Enforcement

The Department is currently made up of three 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:

Milton Historic District Construction and Rehab Guide
Guide to Rehab and Construction in the Milton Historic District

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 Town Holidays (to view a list of Town Holidays, click here:2022 Town Holiday Schedule)

2022-01 Milton Standards and Specifications (Construction Manual)

Project Coordinator, Thomas Quass

Code Enforcement Officer, Robert Wilson

Code Enforcement Officer, Patrick Pote


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.