Miltona Township
Douglas County
Minnesota

Miltona Township is located in Douglas County Minnesota and was established 19 December 1871; it is comprised by congressional Township 130, Range The odd sections were secured by the old St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company. The even numbers were mostly taken by homestead patents.
Lake Miltona was named for Mrs. Florence Miltona Roadruck, wife of Benjamin Franklin Roadruck. The family homesteaded in Section 22 of Leaf Valley Township. In 1877, they sold their land and returned to Indiana. Lake Irene, was named for Irene Roadruck whose mother gave Miltona its name.

Upcoming Meetings

Date Time Event
 Mon, August 11, 2014  8:00 pm  Monthly Meeting
 Mon, September 8, 2014*   8:00 pm Monthly Meeting
        *Second Monday, due to the 1st be a holiday . 
According to the 2000 United States Census Bureau, the township had a total population of 814. The township has a total of 35.8 square miles 27.1 of it is land and 8.7 of it is water. Of the 814 people, 345 household and 259 families residing in the township. To view the land owner in Douglas County go to the Douglas County Survey and Geographic Information System (GIS) site.



Notices
Filing period for the Township positions is July 29 to August 11, 2014.  This is for the November 2014 elections.  Please contact Tom Blank, Clerk if you are interested in filing for a Township position 320-852-7078.

Miltona Township will be conducting a Public Accuracy test of the voting equipment on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at 11:00 pm.  This test will be conducted at the Miltona Community Center.

Miltona Township on March 13, 2012 voted to move the town election to November. Making the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November of the even-numbered years be designated as the date of the Miltona Township general election. The term of each board member is 4 years. New officers will take over at the first meeting in January after they have been elected.

                                                                                                                                                                                      last updated 07/30/2014