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Borough of Milton Official Website

Milton is a borough in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, on the Susquehanna River, 50 miles (80 km) north of Harrisburg. Settled in 1770, it was incorporated in 1817, and is governed by a charter that was revised in 1890. Formerly, its extensive manufacturing plants included car and woodworking machinery shops, rolling, flour, knitting, planing, and saw mills; washer, nut, and bolt works; and furniture, shoe, couch, nail, fly net, bamboo novelty, and paper-box factories. In 1900, 6,175 people lived in Milton. In 1940, 8,313 people lived here. The population was 6,650 at the 2000 census.

Milton is home to major industries that provide significant employment to the region. Those industries together with a strong commercial trade and residential properties provide an exceptional quality of life.

News & Events

Due to inclement weather, the 9-11 Ceremony scheduled for tonight by the Milton American Legion Post 71 is cancelled and will be scheduled at a later date.

 

The Milton Borough Flood Task Force Committee has several messages: 

• Buying, selling, or improving a house in Milton? Contact the Borough at (570) 742-8759 for free guidance and information about flooding risks and mitigation.
• Looking for ways to protect your house against future flooding? Contact the Borough at (570) 742-8759 for free guidance and information.
• Homeowner’s insurance will NOT cover water damage from flooding! Contact your insurance agent for what can.
• Looking for ways to lower your flood insurance premiums? Contact the Borough at (570) 742-8759 for free guidance and information.
• Want to save money and protect your home and belongings against future flooding? Contact the Borough at (570) 742-8759 for free guidance and information.
• Did you know the Borough Council created a Flood Task Force Committee specifically review past flooding, explore ways to lessen or prevent flood damage, make your structure more saleable, and ways to finance the options? Contact the Borough at (570) 742-8759 for free guidance and information.
• Did you know the Flood Task Force Committee has been tasked with Public Awareness & Education? Contact the Borough at (570) 742-8759 for free guidance and information.
• What questions do you have about flood hazards? Contact the Borough at (570) 742-8759 for free guidance and information.
• Do you live in the Floodplain? Contact the Borough at (570) 742-8759 for free guidance and information.
• Do you know what Natural Floodplain Resources are? Contact the Borough at (570) 742-8759 for free guidance and information.
• Are you prepared for the next flood? Contact the Borough at (570) 742-8759 for free guidance and information.
• Did you know flooding can come from ice jams or dam failures? Contact the Borough at (570) 742-8759 for free guidance and information.

Milton Public Library - Community Garden 2018 Application

Part-time Police Officer Job Opportunities

 

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