City Staff

The mailing address for staff members below is the City of Canton’s address, unless otherwise noted.

2 North Main Street
Canton, IL 61520


City Attorney
Christopher Jump
Davis & Campbell L.L.C.
401 Main Street, Suite 1600
Peoria, Illinois 61602
Phone: (309) 673-1681
Fax: (309) 673-1690

Public Safety

Public Safety Director
Richard Fairburn
Phone: (309) 647-5131

Fire Department
101 East Spruce Street
Phone: (309) 647-0040

Police Department
2 N. Main Street
Phone: (309) 647-5131

Public Works Departments

Phone: (309) 647-5022

Public Utilities Director
Joe Carruthers

System Maintenance Superintendent
Dash Wilson
BA Western Illinois University
Class 4 State of Illinois Wastewater Operator

Shawn Miller, Class 4 State of Illinois Wastewater Operator

Eric Kinsel, Heavy Equipment Operator

Jolena Trone, Laborer
Zech McClaren, Laborer
Bryan Taylor, Laborer

Hunter Sherwood, Laborer

Street Department Superintendent
Ron Robinson

Cole Atchley, Heavy Equipment Operator, Licensed Pesticide Applicator, Certified Traffic Flagger

Cole Swibold, Technician
Kyle Jansen, Cemetery Sexton
Charles Davis, P.T. Cemetery

Dave Kitchen, Laborer / Truck Driver
Logan Anderson, Laborer / Truck Driver
Jacob Nesbitt, Laborer / Truck Driver
Marshall Black, Laborer / Truck Driver
Scottie McCoy, Laborer / Truck Driver
Skyler Harkless, Laborer / Truck Driver
Timothy Rumler, Laborer / Truck Driver

Tyler Noland, Laborer/Truck Driver

Water Treatment Plant Superintendent
Caleb Hale

Class A Operator
25495 N. Lakeshore Drive
Phone: (309) 647-0060

Larry Ford, Class A Operator
Jeff Lyons, Class A Operator
Tim Trobaugh, Class A Operator
Hunter VanMiddlesworth

Kyle Harris, Class 4 State of Illinois Wastewater Operator
Mark Bugos, Class C Operator
Mike Marinich, Class C Operator
Ed Burgess

Wastewater Treatment Superintendent
Michael Courtney

Class 1 State of Illinois Wastewater Operator
350 W. Hickory Street
Phone: (309) 647-1391

Jared Bohler, Class 1 State of Illinois Wastewater Operator
Travis Pollitt, Class 4 State of Illinois Wastewater Operator
Clinton Shaffer, Class 4 State of Illinois Wastewater Operator

James Shaw, Laborer
Bernard Hartle, Laborer
Eric Weaver, Laborer

Water Department Lead Billing Clerk
Beth Richardson

Phone: (309) 647-0288

Administrative Operations Coordinator Nancy Mackey
Phone: (309) 647-5022