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Posted on: April 2, 2020

City of Milton COVID Grant Announcement

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City of Milton to join Santa Rosa County Small Business COVID-19 Recovery Grant.

The City of Milton, Florida, in partnership with Santa Rosa County and the Florida SBDC at UWF, has joined the Santa Rosa County Small Business COVID-19 Recovery Grant Program...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Stay at Home - Executive Order 20-91

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NOW, THEREFORE, I, RON DESANTIS, 

as Governor of Florida, by virtue of the authority vested in me by Article IV, Section (l)(a) of the Florida Constitution Chapter252, Florida Statutes, and all other applicable laws, promulgate the following Execu...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

COVID-19 Santa Rosa County Updates

COVID 19

Florida Governor’s Executive Orders - click the link for the full details20-71 - requiring restaurants to takeout/delivery only and closures of most gyms20-72 - prohibiting elective surgeries and procedures20-82 and 20-86 - ordering isolation of...

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City News
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Milton zip code case count 11

COVID 19

According to Florida Department of Health’s daily report, Milton’s zip code reference current case count is now at 11.

https://floridadisaster.org/globalassets/covid19/dailies/covid-19-data---daily-report-2020-03-30-1733.pdf  (...

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City News
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Milton City Council declares State of Emergency; City Hall lobby closed, drive thru window open for

COVID 19

Milton City Council declared a State of Emergency Monday, March 23, 2020. The city is operating in keeping with its emergency management plan and its pandemic plan.

  • All city buildings as well as Milton City Hall lobby are closed to the public. 
  • All...
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City News
Posted on: March 23, 2020

City meetings cancelled until further notice

COVID 19

The following city meetings are cancelled until further notice:

LEAP Committee                                 &...

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City News
Posted on: March 21, 2020

UPDATED 3/23 Breakfast/Lunch school feeding program sites listed

COVID 19

UPDATE WITH NEW LOCATIONS:

  • Breakfast/lunch feeding program off-site locations:
    • Floridatown
    • Living Truth Church (Pace - Chumuckla)
    • Midway Fire Station, 1322 College Parkway
    • Bus stop at 3144 Auburn Way (Milton)
    • Bus stop at 7596 Blackjack Circle (Navarre)
    • Blackwate...
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City News
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Governor's closing of restaurants, gyms and fitness centers

COVID 19

The City of Milton will stand by our businesses during this difficult time and will assist in any way possible. 

Governor DeSantis’ Executive Order allows only take out or delivery for restaurants and closes fitness centers/gyms.&nbs...

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City News
Posted on: March 19, 2020

15 Days to Slow the Spread

Presidential Coronavirus Guide

The President’s Coronavirus Guidelines for America

  • IF YOU FEEL SICK, stay home. Do not go to work. Contact your medical provider.
  • IF YOUR CHILDREN ARE SICK, keep them at home. Do not send them to school. Contact your medical provider.
  • IF SOMEONE IN...
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City News
Posted on: March 17, 2020

COVID 19 Update

COVID 19 virus

MARCH 17, 2020 12:30 P.M. UPDATE:  Gov. Ron DeSantis said Tuesday that all Florida bars and night clubs will be shutdown for at least 30 days, and restaurants will be restricted to half capacity to limit the spread of coronavirus. Restaurants shou...

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City News
Posted on: March 5, 2020

City of Milton COVID-19 Operational Update

City of Milton

Residents Encouraged to Take Precautions Against Coronavirus

The City of Milton continues to stay in daily contact with health officials at the Florida Department of Health, Santa Rosa County Emergency Management and local service providers in regard to pu...

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

R. L. Lewis honored at Santa Rosa County Board of Commissioners meeting

R.L. Lewis and daughter Cheryl Shakur standing together with a proclamation

Former Milton City Councilman R. L. Lewis, who served as Ward 4 Seat 2 councilman for the city for 32 years, was honored Wednesday, February 26, 2020 by reading of proclamation by Commissioner Bob Cole for his years of service, leadership and dedication t...

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City News
Posted on: November 14, 2019

Diane Ebenthueuer presented with Budget Award

Milton City Council and Mayor with Diane Ebenthueuer

For the fourth consecutive year, the City of Milton was recognized with the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada, receiving the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award. Diane Ebenthueur, budget coordinator received recog...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Carolyn Brewton honored as first African American supervisor at city of Milton

Milton City Council with Carolyn Brewton

The Milton City Council honored Carolyn Brewton as the first African American supervisor working for the city of Milton. She was hired in 1994 to work in the finance department and has since retired. The Milton City Council thanked her for her hard work a...

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City News
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Public Works Director Joe Cook discusses utility rate increase

Waste Water Treatment Plant facility

Click to watch the video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FqGYgJLu4HY

While the effective date of the increase is October 1, 2019 customers will not see it reflected in their utility bills until the second week of October for first billing.

The City...

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City News
Posted on: September 23, 2019

Notice of public meeting about BMX track

Bicycles on a trail

 

The City of Milton will conduct a public meeting to discuss capital improvements for the BMX Track.  The sole purpose of this meeting will be to discuss a $50,000 grant application for the Florida Recreation Development Assistance Progr...

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City News
Posted on: September 16, 2019

Hurricane Preparedness Checklist

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  • Know if you live in an evacuation area. Assess your risks and know your home's vulnerability to storm surge, flooding and wind. Understand the National Weather Service (NWS) forecast and especially the meaning of NWS watches and warnings.
  • Contact your loca...
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City News
Posted on: August 22, 2019

Youth Council deadline extended to September 30, 2019!

Updated Youth Council Flyer

Youth Council application deadline is swiftly approaching! Apply today at Youth Council Application Form. Remember, there is no GPA requirement. A completed application packet consisting of the online application form, unofficial transcript, and one lette...

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City News
Posted on: August 19, 2019

Rhonda Hussey retires after 35 years with City of Milton

Rhonda Hussey and Randy Jorgenson city manager

Congratulations to Rhonda Hussey who's served the city of Milton for 35 years lastly in the Purchasing Department.

City News
Posted on: July 8, 2019

Security cameras to be installed at historic cemetery

The entrance to Milton Historic Cemetery

The city of Milton will install 4 new security cameras in various locations within the Milton Historic Cemetery. The need for cameras within the graveyard was a topic of conversation with city staff and cemetery board officials due to vandalism incidents ...

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City News
Posted on: May 1, 2019

Blue Star Memorial Program

Blue Star Memorial signage

The Milton Garden Club is working to have the Florida Department of Transportation designate Highway 87 as a Blue Star Memorial Highway, from the intersection of US Highway 90 in Milton to the Alabama state line. The Milton City Council voted in support o...

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City News
Posted on: May 1, 2019

City's Arbor Day celebration honors late police captain

Mayor Lindsay and Cox family

Mayor Heather Lindsay proclaimed Friday, April 26 as Arbor Day, stating this year is the 25th year the city has taken part in Arbor Day festivities. Each year the council has a new tree planted.

This year the tree was dedicated to the late Captain David Co...

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City News
Posted on: December 13, 2018

Milton City Council Committee Appointments

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Newly seated Mayor Heather Lindsay made the following appointments for council committee chairs:

Administration--Sharon Holley

Public Safety--Heather Hathaway

Finance--Casey Powell

Growth and Development--George Jordan

Parks and Rec--Peggi Smith

Stormwater--Sha...

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City News
Posted on: December 6, 2018

2019 Holiday Schedule

City of Milton Seal

The 2019 Holiday Schedule observed by the City of Milton:

New Year's Day             Tuesday, January 1

Martin Luther King, Jr.   Monday, January 21

Memorial Day       ...

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City News
Posted on: August 20, 2018

Capital Improvement projects

City of Milton Seal

The Milton City Council voted for their preference of capital improvement projects for the fiscal year of 2018-2019. The top two scored were Carpenter's Park Splash Pad/Restrooms and Russell Harbor Restrooms. The committee recommended to approve Carpenter...

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City News
Posted on: August 20, 2018

Security Cameras at Milton Cemetery

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The Milton City Council voted to install 3 security cameras in the Milton Historic Cemetery. The estimated cost of the project is $3,500 including poles and conduit. The cameras will be high detail, hi-resolution day/night cameras which will continuously ...

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City News
Posted on: August 20, 2018

BMX usage at Skate Park

A statue of a young boy skateboarding in front of the Steven Morgan Skate Park

The Milton City Council voted last week to commit $20,000 for the construction of a BMX dirt track and to allow BMX riders to utilize the existing skate park during certain hours. A first reading of Ordinance 1479-18, Amending Chapter 34 Code of Ordinance...

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