A Parent’s Guide to Fentanyl

There is a significant risk for today’s generation because of fentanyl. It is a deadly hidden threat. Fentanyl-laced drugs are extremely dangerous, and the average person is unaware their drugs are laced with fentanyl. Parents, guardians, educators, and anyone responsible for children must rely on drug prevention education to safeguard children and teens from this […]

Posted: July 7, 2023 | View More »

Public Works Tries New Leaf Pick Up Schedule

New Schedule Offers Some Earlier Pick Ups For Thurs/Fri Routes The City of Canton will begin the Leaf Pick-up Program starting Wednesday, November 1, 2023. Please place leaves on the terrace where possible.  Please do not put any leaves in the street. We will pick up leaves, weather permitting, until the first snow. And please […]

Posted: October 26, 2023 | View More »

Joint Planning and Zoning Agenda for December 11, 2023

Joint Planning and Zoning Agenda Canton City Hall 2 North Main St (Lower Level) Canton, Illinois 61520 AGENDA Monday, December 11, 2023 5:30 p.m.  1.      Call to Order 2.      Roll Call Approval of Minutes –November 13 , 2023 Public Hearings  *Deliberations will be held at the end of each case after public comment has closed.  No public comment is […]

Posted: December 8, 2023 | View More »

City Offers Text/Email Alerts

The City of Canton is pleased to introduce a new email and/or text message alert system that residents may choose to sign up for. It will automatically send alerts regarding water main breaks, Boil Orders, or any other vital information. To sign up for alerts, simply text the word CANTON to 8887777. Contact the water […]

Posted: May 18, 2023 | View More »

Boil Order For Avenue F / Ray Street Area

12-05-23: Today, City crews were repairing a fire hydrant in the Ray Street/ Avenue F area. As a result, a Boil Order will be in place until further notice for residents on Avenue F, which then turns into Ray Street. Updates appear here during business hours, but also on the Canton Police Department Facebook page, […]

Posted: December 5, 2023 | View More »