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Posted on: May 7, 2019

City Project Status

Military turtle

T-28 Display

The static display T-28 airplane at Milton High School is undergoing repairs to the structure.

The aircraft was loaned to the city by the National Naval Aviation Museum at Pensacola Naval Air Station.

The aircraft work will include:

  • remove corros...
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Posted on: May 6, 2019

Riverwalk receives decorative lighting with more to come

Decorative lighting in downtown Milton

Downtown Milton will shine brighter after sunset due to new decorative lighting on both north and south Riverwalk. According to Public Works Director Joe Cook even more lighting will come later this season. Currently, new lighting can be viewed in trees a...

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Wings over Milton A Call for Artists

Milton skyline with Wings over Milton written in the clouds

The city of Milton announces a new art contest, Wings over Milton Public Art Contest, an opportunity for area artists to compete for the chance to paint wings, (of any type) on the exterior wall of a downtown Milton building.

Application form

Submission Gui...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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