The City of Milford is currently seeking volunteers to join the city’s Board of Adjustment and Planning Commission.
The Board of Adjustment is comprised of Milford residents recommended by the Mayor and confirmed by a majority of City Council. The Board reviews all variance applications as well as certain appeals. Meetings are held in City Hall Council Chambers on the second Tuesday of each month at 10:00am.
The Planning Commission is comprised of Milford residents recommended by the Mayor and confirmed by a majority of City Council. The commission reviews all land use applications for compliance with the zoning and subdivision ordinances. Except for site plan applications, the commission will recommend approval or denial of a Land Use Application to the City Council, who then makes a final decision. Meetings are held in City Hall Council Chambers on the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm.
Experience in land use is preferred. Interested residents can apply here.
The City of Milford, incorporated in 1807 and located in Kent and Sussex Counties along the Mispillion River, is home to 10,000+ year-round residents, 500+ retail businesses and non-profits, local restaurants, parks, trails, small town events, major healthcare providers, an historic shipyard, and its own school district. Known throughout the state as River Town, Art Town, Home Town, the City celebrates the beauty of its natural resources, the ingenuity of its people and its commitment to quality of life.