9/1/2021: Please use caution on Chestnut Street, between Front Street and Coulter Street, as the Town's 2021 Water System Improvements project is under construction. More Info


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 a rare lot of the permanent store awnings, wood or metal roofed, that was used to shade the sidewalk in front of nearly every store in lower Delaware, but have disappeared from main streets. The old part of the town contains many old cypress-shingled houses characteristic of eastern Sussex County.” From Delaware – A Guide to the First State, American Guide Series, 1938 “MILTON – Classic example of life in a small historic town. Extensive Victorian home district in relatively rural area. Its ice cream parlor (King´s Ice Cream at Union and Broad Street, the […]



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September 3, 2021 Press Release: Tidewater sale to Artesian

Date Posted: Friday, September 3rd, 2021

Please see the attached: TESI-Artesian Sale



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Proclamation for International Overdose Awareness Day

Date Posted: Friday, August 13th, 2021

Proclamation for International Overdose Awareness Day



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Community Alert from the Milton Police Department on August 3, 2021

Date Posted: Wednesday, August 4th, 2021

Community Alert from the Milton Police Department on August 3, 2021: Due to recent vehicle theft complaints, the Milton Police Department would like to notify the community to lock their vehicles. We would also like to remind everyone not to leave your keys and any other valuable items  inside the vehicle. Thank you.



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Public Hearing- Fiscal Year 2022 Annual Budget

Date Posted: Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021

 LEGAL NOTICE          Notice is hereby given that the Mayor and Council of the Town of Milton will hold a public hearing on Monday, August 16, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. at the Milton Library, 121 Union Street, Milton, Delaware to receive comments on the Fiscal Year 2022 Annual Budget.   If unable to attend this public hearing, written comments will be accepted at Town Hall or by emailing scoulbourne@ci.milton.de.us until 4:30 p.m. on August 16, 2021. Budget documents can be viewed at Town Hall or on the Town website: https://milton.delaware.gov/files/2021/07/FY2022-Proposed-Budget.pdf https://milton.delaware.gov/files/2021/07/FY2022-Proposed-Fee-Schedule.pdf



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Proclamation Rescinding the Civil Emergency Declaration

Date Posted: Wednesday, July 14th, 2021

Proclamation Rescinding the Civil Emergency Declaration



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Fiscal Year 2022 Budget Documents

Date Posted: Wednesday, July 14th, 2021

FY22 Cover Letter to Mayor and Town Council FY2022 Proposed Budget FY2022 Proposed Fee Schedule FY2022 Presentation FY2022 Capital Improvements and Purchases FY22 Admin Department Budget FY22 Planning and Code Department Budget FY22 Police Department Budget FY2022 PW Department Budget



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2021 Summer Concert Series

Date Posted: Friday, May 7th, 2021

Drum roll, please…   …the Milton Summer Concert Series resumes June 2, 2021!   Bring your own lawn chair to Milton Memorial Park and enjoy time with friends, family, and neighbors all while listening to the many sounds of summer. Remember: ALL STATE OF DELAWARE COVID GUIDELINES MUST BE FOLLOWED, INCLUDING PROVIDING CONTACT INFORMATION SHOULD THERE BE NEED OF CONTACT TRACING, WEARING A MASK, SOCIAL DISTANCING, AND USING HAND SANITIZER! See you in June! UPDATED-concerts in the park 2021-d



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Partnership with DNREC – Mosquito Control 2021

Date Posted: Friday, March 26th, 2021

The Town of Milton partners with Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC), Mosquito Control section for the spraying of mosquitoes.  To follow is the message received from DNREC-MOSQUITO CONTROL: ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ A message from DNREC-MOSQUITO CONTROL Weather permitting, the Delaware Mosquito Control Section is planning an insecticide application of Anvil 10+10 (sumithrin/PBO) within a zone or zones you have subscribed to within the Delaware Notification Service.  This application will occur during evening hours tonight with a truck mounted sprayer to control adult mosquitoes. All insecticides to be used are registered with the USEPA for mosquito control and will be applied according to USEPA approved label instructions. The USEPA has determined that the insecticides to be used do not pose unreasonable risks to human health, wildlife, or the environment. For further information, please visit the Mosquito Control Spray Information site or view the Spray Zone Map. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Spraying occurs periodically.  This post will be updated as DNREC […]



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2021 Municipal Election Results

Date Posted: Saturday, March 6th, 2021

2021 UNOFFICIAL Municipal Election Results 2021 Certified Election Results



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Project Bid Solicitation – Water System Improvements : Atlantic Avenue, and portions of Chestnut Street and Atlantic Street

Date Posted: Tuesday, February 16th, 2021

00 10 00 – ADVERTISEMENT FOR BID Sealed bids will be received on behalf of The Town of Milton, (herein called the “Owner”) at Milton Town Hall, 115 Federal Street, Milton, Delaware no later than March 30, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. EST. Bids will then be publicly opened and read thereafter for the following: Town of Milton WATER SYSTEM IMPROVEMENTS – ATLANTIC AVENUE AND PORTIONS OF CHESTNUT STREET AND ATLANTIC STREET Contract No. 2021-001 Contract Duration 180 Consecutive Calendar Days The work consists of furnishing and installing approximately 1,200 linear feet of 12-inch, 720 linear feet of 8-inch, and 2,600 linear feet of 10-inch diameter C900 PVC water main in Atlantic Street, Chestnut Street, and Atlantic Avenue respectively. The work is located within the roadway right of way of Atlantic Street, Chestnut Street, and Atlantic Avenue in the Town of Milton. PDF files of Drawings and Specifications, including the proposal […]



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