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Posted on: November 5, 2019

Mt. Pilgrim African Baptist Church Completes Phase 1 Renovations

Mt. Pilgrim Front Facade with Clouds and Vivid filter

Mt. Pilgrim African Baptist Church Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Saturday, November 16, 2019, at 10 a.m.

The history of Mt. Pilgrim African Baptist Church begins in the mid-1800s at First Baptist Church of Milton, and by 1849 the membership included eighty-three...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Milton Quality Bakery receives Clayton White Business of the Quarter

Eric and Frances Michener, owner of Milton Quality Bakery receive the Clayton Williams Business of t

Milton Quality Bakery, the award winning business located on Caroline Street in Milton, well known in the tri-county area for their best-selling glazed donut and fudge fancy cookies, achieved national attention in 2018 for their award in the Sweetest Bake...

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

Amanda Rice is new assistant planner

Amanda Rice, assistant planning director

Making a lasting impact on the lives of everyday people is the goal of the city of Milton's newest addition to the planning department, Amanda Rice.  A native of Columbia, South Carolina, she graduated with a degree in Political Science from the ...

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Detective Steve Mistovich wins state award

Chief Tony Tindell and Detective Steve Mistovich

The Milton Police Department is proud to announce Detective Steve Mistovich, Jr. received the Lee McGehee Police Officer of the Year award for small agency at the Florida Police Chief’s Annual Conference in June.

Det. Mistovich investigated sever...

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Milton, creating a sense of place

A historic marker located in downtown Milton's Riverwalk Park.

While walking along sidewalks downtown Milton or visiting the shops along Stewart Street a person can feel a sense of belonging because of a 'sense of place.'

Planning Director Jenny Cook said a 'sense of place' is not solely a geographic place, it's an id...

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Manning's Feed and Seed is the Clayton White Business of the Quarter

Councilwoman Mary Johnson, owner Andy Bell and Councilman George Jordan stand in front of Manning

Walking up the steps into Manning's Feed and Seed is an experience a person may not forget. The wood floors, bags of feed for domestic animals, the peeps from baby chicks and bins of garden seed all take the shopper back to a simpler time and less hurried...

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

New Blackwater Maritime Heritage Trail kiosks at Carpenter's Park

A group of people gather for a ribbon cutting for Blackwater Maritime Heritage Trail at Carpenter

New kiosks at Carpenter’s Park Boat Launch and Russell Harber Landing depicts history and tips for keeping our pristine waters unspoiled.

The Blackwater Maritime Heritage Trail is a community-based project promoting the use and preservation of th...

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

The City of Milton announces new Planning Director Jenny Cook

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The city of Milton announces new Planning Director Jenny Cook. Jenny joined the city’s Planning Department two years ago as assistant planning director. She has 15 years planning experience having worked with Chattahoochee-Flint Regional Develop...

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Posted on: May 2, 2019

Milstead in Manhattan

Tim Milstead visits New York City

 Many dream of singing underneath the lights of New York City and only a few can say their dream came to life. One of Milton’s very own Tim Milstead, Current Planner/GIS Coordinator at the City of Milton was able to tell the tale after ...

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

Local Links

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Find helpful links for the area including chambers of commerce, financial assistance, state, and county links.

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

Living in Milton

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Milton, adjacent to Blackwater River, is the county seat of Santa Rosa County. The City of Milton is among the oldest cities in Florida, incorporated in 1844.

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

City Forms

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View City of Milton online forms from various departments. These forms can be directly filled in online and either printed or submitted directly to the Department.

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

Ordinances

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View the City of Milton's Code of Ordinances online.

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