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
The Milton Community Pool is holding a fundraiser on Monday, November 30, 2015 from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at the Lewisburg Wendy's. Wendy's will donate 10% of all sales to the pool during that time!
Beginning Monday 10/26/15 the Milton Borough Public Works Department will begin the Leaf Pick-up. The ONLY materials that will be collected are leaves, flowers, garden plants, and grass clippings - NO LIMBS OR BRUSH!! The materials may be loose or bagged although it is preffered that they are loose. If bagged, the Borough will not empty and return the bags to the property owner. The schedule is as follows - rain or shine:
Monday, 10/26/15 - 1st Ward
Tuesday, 10/27/15 - 2nd Ward
Wednesday, 10/28/15 - 3rd Ward
Thursday, 10/29/15 - 4th Ward
Friday, 10/30/15 - 5th Ward
This will continue until all the leaves are down or the first snowfall.
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