Planning & Zoning

Welcome to the City of Canton Planning & Zoning Department! 


For your convenience, Commercial and Residential information, handouts and forms are provided along with various other information. 

Please contact Bob Ackerman for Commercial Development, Drake Wilson for Residential Development, both at 309-649-5338.

For permits for swimming pools, fences, right-of-way, or other general questions, contact Administrative Operations Coordinator Nancy Mackey at 309-647-5022.


Commercial Development 

Residential Development 


Planning & Zoning Commission 

Zoning Board of Appeals 

Zoning Map 

Zoning Codes 

Land Use Map 

Comprehensive Plan

Downtown Streetscape Plan

Roofing Requirements 

Rebuild Letter