Current Studies/Projects

10th Street/N. Walnut Street/N. Rehoboth Blvd/N. Washington Street Intersection Study

The City of Milford and the Dover/Kent County Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) are in the process of evaluating the intersections of 10th Street, N. Rehoboth Boulevard, N. Washington Street and N. Walnut Street for ways to improve pedestrian, cyclist and vehicle movements through the area.

An open house was held on December 13, 2022 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Public Works Facility, 180 Vickers Drive to gather information and feedback from the community.  Below is a link to the poster boards from this open house.

December 13, 2022 - 10th Street Open House - Poster Boards

To obtain more information regarding the study, or to provide public comments, please contact Rob Pierce, Planning Director, at rpierce@milford-de.gov  or 302-424-8395. 

Milford Corporate Center

The City of Milford purchased 182 +/- acres of land at the northwest corner of Milford-Harrington Highway (Route 14) and Canterbury Road (Route 15) in the Fall of 2021 for the development of a business park and employment center (see map for details).

An open house was held on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Public Works Facility, 180 Vickers Drive to discuss the business park concept plan.  The City and its land planning consultant were available during the two-hour period to gather feedback from the public and provide information related to the proposed business park.  Below is a link to the poster boards from this open house.

September 27, 2022 - Milford Corporate Center Open House - Poster Boards

Next Steps (Tentative)

  • Spring 2023 - Preliminary Major Subdivision review by the Planning Commission and City Council.
  • Fall 2023 - Final Major Subdivision review by the Planning Commission and City Council.
  • End of 2023 - Begin installing onsite and offsite site improvements.  

To obtain more information regarding the concept plan, or to provide public comments, please contact Rob Pierce, Planning Director, at rpierce@milford-de.gov or 302-424-8395.

S. Walnut Street Traffic Calming & Bike/Pedestrian Concept Plan

The City of Milford has hired Century Engineering, Inc. to complete a traffic calming study, which analyzes traffic conditions, identifies possible improvements for traffic calming and speed reduction, identifies gaps in the pedestrian network and looks to implement recommendations from the City's Bicycle Master Plan.  The final outcome of the study will be a recommended concept plan for bicycle, pedestrian and road improvements to enhance the S. Walnut Street corridor between Maple Avenue and McCoy Street.  

An open house was held on December 15, 2022 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at City Hall, 201 S. Walnut Street to gather information and feedback from the community.  Below is a link to the poster boards from this open house.

December 15, 2022 - S. Walnut Street Open House - Poster Boards

Next Steps (Tentative)

  • January 2023 - Meet internally to review feedback received during the December open house and make adjustments to the concept plan.
  • February 2023 - Meet internally to review updated draft concept plan and prepare final draft plan and report.
  • February/March 2023 - Obtain feedback from DelDOT for the proposed concept plan.
  • March/April 2023 - Present final recommendation to City Council.
  • The timeline for implementation of the final concept plan will be dependent on the final project scope and available funding.

To obtain more information regarding the study, or to provide public comments, please contact Rob Pierce, Planning Director, at rpierce@milford-de.gov or 302-424-8395.