Millsboro Town Hall
The Town Council is made up
of seven council persons, each elected for a three year term. There are three
districts within the Town limits with two council persons from each district and
one at large. Town elections are the second Saturday in June at 1:00 p.m. to
7:00 p.m. Reorganization of officers is the first Monday in July at which time
the Mayor, Vice Mayor, Secretary, Treasurer and Committee appointments are made.
Your elected officials are:
- Mayor - John Thoroughgood
- Vice Mayor - Michelle Truitt
- Secretary - James Kells
- Treasurer - Joseph J. Brady
- Council persons
- Bradley Cordrey
- Tim Hodges
- Ron O’Neal
Board of Adjustments
The Board of Adjustments consists
of three members and is separate from the town council. Applications for special
exceptions, interpretations, and variances may be made by any property owner,
tenant, government officials, department, board of bureau. Such applications
shall be made to the Board of Adjustments in accordance with the rules adopted
by the Board.
The administration and
enforcement of the Town's Zoning and Building Code is under the direction of the
Building Official. New construction, renovations, fencing and some types of
maintenance generally require both a Sussex County and Millsboro building
permit. The Town of Millsboro maintains an active program of inspecting, code
enforcement, planning and zoning.
The Police Department is located
at 107 Main Street and provides 24 hour service with a police chief, nine
full-time officers and an office clerk.
The mission of the Millsboro
Police Department is to improve the quality of life throughout the Town of
Millsboro by striving to provide a secure community environment through the
delivery of police services in an efficient manner. To accomplish this mission,
there must be a joint effort of cooperation and understanding between the police
and residents of the Town of Millsboro.
Town Hall is located at 322
Wilson Highway. Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Millsboro town taxes are billed annually July 1 and are due September 30. Water
and sewer is billed quarterly based on meter reading.