Friday, February 12, 2010

Milton's laws now searchable

Media Contact: Jason Wright
(678) 242-2523 (office)
(770) 825-3096 (cell)

Web-accessible program provided by Municode

MILTON, GA., Feb. 11, 2010 - Searching Milton's laws has never been easier thanks to a new service called Municode.

The service, available for free anytime through the city's Web site,, not only allows citizens to peruse the city's codified ordinances one by one, it also gives them the opportunity to search based on key words.

For instance, if a resident wanted to learn anything related to "noise," a simple search of the word brings up the chapter and article under which that topic is addressed. Further research - available with only a click - gives definitions of noise, maximum permissible sound levels, exemptions from the law, and more.

To access the system, simply go to On the home page to the left, you will see a button for Once you click it, you will be taken to the homepage for Milton. From there, you can search ordinances by chapter and section or simply enter a term into the "Search" field at the top right.

You may also access by rolling your mouse over the "Departments" tab at the Web site, choosing "City Clerk" and clicking on "Ordinances." is also available on any City Clerk page by rolling your mouse over the "Ordinances" side menu and clicking on "Search using"

Incorporated on December 1, 2006, the City of Milton is a distinctive community that embraces small-town life and heritage while preserving and enhancing the city's rural character. The City of Milton is committed to maintaining the unique quality of life for its constituents while efficiently delivering essential services to residents and businesses in an interactive community environment. For more information, visit, or call 678-242-2500.

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