May 17th 11:45 am UPDATE: On May 24th between 9 am and 5:30 pm, the water system will be shut down to complete water tie-ins. The affected area's will be Boxwood St., Conwell St., Sussex St., and the 700, 800 and 900 blocks of Atlantic Ave. We will update as information is known. 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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Employment Opportunity – Police Officer

Date Posted: Tuesday, May 10th, 2022

Application for Employment



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Town Wide Yard Sale Postponed

Date Posted: Wednesday, May 4th, 2022

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2022 Sounds of Summer, Concert in the Park (weekly on Wednesday)

Date Posted: Monday, April 11th, 2022

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Delaware Preservation Fund – Deadline is Friday April 29th, 2022.

Date Posted: Friday, April 8th, 2022

Delaware Preservation Fund – Deadline is Friday April 29th, 2022.   The Delaware Preservation Fund provides financial assistance to owners of historic properties. Assistance is in the form of mini-grants and low interest, short term loans in support of restoration or acquisition. Created by Preservation Delaware in 2000, seed money for the Fund was provided through the generosity of the Delaware General Assembly, and the Longwood and Welfare Foundations. The Fund is administered by its own Board of Directors and a part-time Project Director.   The mission of the Delaware Preservation Fund is to assist in the preservation of the architectural heritage and the historic built environment of Delaware, through financial assistance to owners of historic properties.   The Fund’s programs target buildings which are on or eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places, are contributing elements in a designated National Register historic district, or are recognized […]



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Employment Opportunity- Accounting Clerk

Date Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2022

The Town of Milton is accepting applications for the position of Accounting Clerk. This is a full-time position that fulfills responsibilities including, but not limited to, billing and collections, processing property assessments, recording and transferring account data, completing lien certificates, archiving records, and routine administrative functions.  The candidate selected for the position must communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. The Employment Application and Job Description are available at Town Hall, as well as our website https://milton.delaware.gov/human-resources/ The Town of Milton offers a competitive salary and a full range of benefits to include: health, dental, life and vision insurance, State of Delaware-County/Municipal pension, and paid holiday, vacation and sick leave. Interested candidates must complete the Town of Milton Employment Application. Completed applications may be submitted by email to krogers@ci.milton.de.us, or mailed to: Town of Milton, Attn: Town Manager, 115 Federal Street, Milton, DE 19968. First review of applications will be on May […]



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Partnership with DNREC – Mosquito Control 2022

Date Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2022

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 (posted April 1, 2022) Weather permitting, the Delaware Mosquito Control Section plans the application of Vectobac12AS (liquid BTI) with a helicopter (registration number N2268W and/or N862M) to control mosquito larvae in the spray zone(s) that you have subscribed to within the Delaware Notification Service. Applications may occur during the daylight hours on Sunday, April 3 and Monday, April 4, 2022. 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 […]



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Advertisement for Bid: Magnolia Street Parking Lot and Bulkhead Rehabilitation

Date Posted: Wednesday, March 16th, 2022

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 April 21, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. EST. Bids will then be publicly opened and read thereafter for the following: Town of Milton MAGNOLIA STREET PARKING LOT AND BULKHEAD REHABILITATION Contract No. 2022-002 Contract Duration 240 Consecutive Calendar Days The work consists of site construction rehabilitation of the bulkhead along the Broadkill River and the Magnolia Street parking lot. The bulkhead repair involves reconstruction of approximately 85 feet of the sheet pile bulkhead, modification of the storm sewer pipe penetration, and restoration of Governor’s Walk and boardwalk. The parking lot construction involves demolition and reconstruction to provide a stormwater basin, stormwater pumping station, and reconfigured parking lot area. The construction work also includes sidewalk and curb […]



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Nominations for Citizen of the Year & Lifetime Volunteer Award

Date Posted: Wednesday, March 9th, 2022

Citizen of the Year & Lifetime Volunteer Award  Nomination deadline is March 22, 2022                            The Mayor and Town Council of the Town of Milton are currently accepting letters of recommendation for 2022 Citizen of the Year, and 2022 Lifetime Volunteer Award. Nominees must be residents of the Town of Milton who have demonstrated exceptional volunteer commitment. The deadline is Tuesday, March 22, 2022.  Nomination letters must include a supporting explanation on how the nominee has displayed significant contributions to the Milton community during the past year, or a “lifetime”.                   Letters can be mailed to “2022 Citizen of the Year” or “2022 Lifetime Volunteer Award”, Attn: Kristy Rogers, Town Manager, 115 Federal Street, Milton, DE 19968; dropped off at Town Hall; or emailed to Kristy Rogers (krogers@ci.milton.de.us).



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2022 Municipal Election Results

Date Posted: Saturday, March 5th, 2022

2022 Municipal Election Results



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Invitation to Bid: Front Street Pavement (Federal Street to Chestnut Street)

Date Posted: Tuesday, March 1st, 2022

INVITATION TO BID Project 2022-001 The Town of Milton will receive sealed bids in the Office of the Town Manager, 115 Federal Street, Milton, DE 19968, until 10:00a.m. on March 23, 2022, at which time they will be read aloud for the following project: Town of Milton – Front Street Pavement (Federal Street to Chestnut Street)  A pre-bid meeting will take place on March 8, 2021, at the Public Works Maintenance Building, 210 Front Street, and beginning at 8:30am.  Specifications are posted on the Town of Milton’s website: www.milton.delaware.gov or can be emailed by written request to krogers@ci.milton.de.us . The Town of Milton may extend the time and place for the opening of bids from that described in this Invitation.  The Town of Milton reserves the right to waive irregularities, as well as to accept or reject any or all bids. Bid Form Invitation to Bid – Front Street Request […]



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