Whether you are visiting us, or are thinking of calling Canton home, we will make you feel welcome!Canton Utility Services Emergency Management Alerts Business Development
Canton, Illinios is a great place to visit or raise your family! With a low cost of living and a high quality of life, Canton has close proximity to the Peoria metro area. Over 1,400 acres of open public parks, access to a great educational system from kindergarten to community college, a free privately funded public library and a state-of-the-art hospital and clinic providing first class healthcare.
The cool ambiance of a historic downtown with a one-of-a-kind city park situated at its center. Ample opportunities for employment with over 300 businesses. Retiree focused community initiatives and learning opportunities. Whether you are visiting, or are thinking of calling Canton home, our community will make you feel welcome!
Events are being planned for June 20th through June 29th, 2025!
In an effort to preserve the beauty of Greenwood Cemetery, the Spring Clean Up will be carried out by City crews from April 1 – April 7. All decorations, including shepherd’s hooks, will be removed during this time. Anyone wishing to keep decorations should remove them prior to this clean up week. Please contact Greenwood […]Read More
Canton Farmers Market Vendor Meeting Set for April 13th Canton Main Street is excited for their eleventh season of hosting Canton Farmers Market in downtown Canton. The market will open on Saturday, June 3rd in conjunction with Canton Main Street’s, Art on Main Fine Arts Festival. The market is held every Saturday morning from June […]Read More
Community Work Day on Saturday, April 22 from 9 to noon Grab some friends or your co-workers and participate in the Community Work Day. You will help volunteer to assist with projects around the Canton Community including some of our local agencies, schools and Jones Park in downtown Canton. Let us know you are coming […]Read More
Business Spotlight – Crawford’s Home Furnishings Family-owned business offering just about every product and service for your home decorating needs. Crawford’s Home Furnishings is a family-owned business that is proud to call Central Illinois home. For years, Dean Crawford had a flooring installation business and in 1972, Dean and his son, Dennis, expanded the business […]Read More