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 […]

Fall Leaf Collection

Date Posted: Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Milton Fall Leaf Collection The Town of Milton is providing 3 leaf collection dates: Friday- November 17th Friday-December 1st Friday- December 8th If you are interested in having your leaves picked up, call Town Hall at 302-684-4110  to schedule your collection.  Collections must be scheduled by 3pm the Thursday prior to the Friday pick-up.  Rake […]

2018 Property Value Appeal – Public Hearing Notice

Date Posted: Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

LEGAL NOTICE The Milton Town Council, sitting as the Board of Appeals, will hear Property Value Appeals on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at the Milton Public Library, 121 Union Street, Milton, DE 19968 at 6:30 p.m. Any taxable person or entity may submit a property value appeal by filing a completed Property Value Appeal Form […]


Date Posted: Friday, November 3rd, 2017

We have been made aware of a scam in our area in regards to Delmarva Power. They claim that your power will be shut off within 45 minutes and you will need to pay a connection fee. We have contacted Delmarva Power and have made them aware. Delmarva Power has asked that if anyone receives […]

Employment Opportunity – Public Works Operator I

Date Posted: Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

PUBLIC WORKS OPERATOR I   The Town of Milton is accepting applications for the full time position of Public Works Operator I through November 17, 2017.  The Employment Application and Job Description are available at Town Hall, as well as on the Administrative page of our web site https://milton.delaware.gov/administrative-department/  The Public Works Operator is responsible for […]

Milton Police Department: Clothing and Food Drive

Date Posted: Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Click to view details:Clothing and Food Drive

Effective October 1st, Change in Residential Waste Services

Date Posted: Friday, September 22nd, 2017

as mailed on September 18, 2017:   Greetings! Every three years, the Town of Milton advertises to receive Request for Quotations relating to residential waste collection services to assure our citizens are given the best services at the most reasonable cost.  As a result of the bid for services, the quarterly waste collection fee decreased […]

The Nature Conservancy: Public Notice – Prescribed Fire Burn

Date Posted: Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Click to view the Public Notice.  TNC – Public Notice   Should you have questions or concerns, please contact The Nature Conservancy 302-664-1218

Emergency Preparedness Links

Date Posted: Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Fact Sheet – Hurricane Preparedness Excerpts from “Disaster Supplies Kit” developed by FEMA and the American Red Cross – Pet Preparedness Tips FEMA and American Red Cross “Emergency Preparedness Checklist” – Red Cross Disaster Preparedness Checklist   Delmarva Power Storm Preparation Handbook http://www.delmarva.com/uploadedFiles/wwwdelmarvacom/DelmarvaStormPreparationHandbook.pdf Weathering the Storm Fact Sheet http://www.delmarva.com/uploadedFiles/wwwdelmarvacom/PHI0377D_ERIP_FactSheet.pdf Power Restoration Process Video […]

Cape Gazette: Emergency home repair program launched

Date Posted: Friday, August 18th, 2017

Emergency home repair program launched July 16, 2017 The Delaware State Housing Authority has announced that qualified homeowners in need of assistance to keep their homes livable can apply for assistance from the new Statewide Emergency Repair Program. The new program is administered by the Milford Housing Development Corporation, which was awarded $600,000 by DSHA […]

Milton Turns the Town Teal

Date Posted: Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Milton participates for the second year, in “Turn the Towns Teal” September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month.  Milton participated in the national campaign to promote awareness of ovarian cancer and its symptoms by hanging teal ribbons on light poles, signs, and trees along Federal and Union Streets, and in Memorial Park. We are thankful […]