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
Leaf pick up will begin the week of October 17th.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 10/17/16 - 1st Ward
Tuesday 10/18/16 - 2nd Ward
Wednesday 10/19/16 - 3rd Ward
Thursday 10/20/16 - 4th Ward
Friday 10/21/16 - 5th Ward
The Public Works Department will continue this schedule until all the leaves are down or the first snowfall.
If you have any questions, please call the Borough Office at (570) 742-8759.
Fall Brush Pick-up Schedule 2016
Beginning Monday, 10/10/16, the Milton Borough Public Works Department will begin the Fall Brush Pick-up.
The ONLY materials that will be picked-up are LIMBS and BRUSH, (no leaves, garden plants, tree stumps, or bushes with roots)
The brush is to be placed on the sidewalk side of the curb and ready for pick-up 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.
BRUSH PICK-UP WILL BE FOR ONE WEEK ONLY!
THE CHIPPER WILL NOT SPEND MORE THAN 10 MINUTES PER RESIDENCE!
BRUSH PICK-UP WILLTAKE PLACE RAIN-OR-SHINE ON THE FOLLOWING SCHEDULE!
Monday 10-10-16 1st ward
Tuesday 10-11-16 2nd ward
Wednesday 10-12-16 3rd ward
Thursday 10-13-16 4th ward
Friday 10-14-16 5th ward
Attention Residents, lenders, Real Estate Agents, Insurance Agents, Appraisers and the general public, you can now find floodplain information on any of the Borough's tax parcels on this website under the Flood page.
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