Mayor authorized to sign USDA loan documents for police station

Terry RogersGovernment, Headlines, Police & Fire

At a recent meeting, Milford City Council authorized Mayor Archie Campbell to sit with USDA loan officers and sign documents officially borrowing the funds for the new police station. The loans are in two segments with one for $8.5 million and a second at a later date for $8 million, a total of $16.5 million to cover the cost of …

City appoints first female police chief

Terry RogersGovernment, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

On Monday, February 13, Milford City Council appointed their first female police chief. Chief Cecilia Ashe will be offered an employment contract immediately. She was sworn in at the council meeting the evening her appointment was confirmed. The opening for police chief occurred when former Chief Kenneth Brown announced his retirement in August 2022. The city began a nationwide search …

Search for new police chief begins

Terry RogersHeadlines, Milford Headline Story, Police & Fire

With just a few weeks until Chief of Police Kenneth Brown retires from the Milford Police Department, the city hired Gov HR USA to assist them in finding his replacement. At a recent workshop, Jon Fehlman, Vice President of Gov HR USA, provided council with the beginning parameters of how the search will be conducted. Fehlman explained that surveys were …