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.

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2017 Fall Leaf Collection Schedule

 Leaf pick-up will begin the week of October 9th. throughout the Borough of Milton.  The ONLY materials that will be collected are Leaves, Flowers, Garden Plants, and Grass Clippings (NO LIMBS OR BRUSH).

The above-listed materials are to be placed on the sidewalk side of the curb NO LATER THAN 7:00 A.M. ON THE SCHEDULED PICK-UP DAY.  The only reason the Borough will pick up in an alley is if the alley is the only roadway accessing the property.
The materials may be loose or bagged, although it is preferred that they are loose.  If they are bagged, the Borough will not empty the bags and return them to the property owner.
The schedule is as follows - rain or shine:

Monday       10/9/17 - 1st Ward
Tuesday         10/10/17 - 2nd Ward
Wednesday   10/11/17 - 3rd Ward
Thursday       10/12/17 - 4th Ward
Friday            10/13/17 - 5th Ward

The Public Works Department will continue this schedule until all the leaves are down or the first snowfall.

Fall Brush pick-up was the week of October 2, 2017.  The next scheduled brush pick-up will be sometime in January, 2018.

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