Sewer Jetting Continues This Week on Pecan, Palm, Poplar

City crews will continue with televising and jetting sewer mains this week. Starting up again tomorrow (Tuesday, June 6), they will be on Pecan, Palm and Poplar Streets. During this work, water surges may occur, forcing water up into drains and toilets. For this reason, residents in this area are cautioned to keep toilet seat […]

Posted: June 5, 2023 | View More »

Canton City Council Meeting Agenda for June 6, 2023

AGENDA NOTICE OF MEETING AND AGENDA FOR CANTON CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING Tuesday, June 06, 2023 – 6:30 p.m. Historic Depot – Donald E. Edwards Way 50 North 4th Avenue, Canton, Illinois 61520 Agendas and Minutes are available online at: www.cantonillinois.org Call to Order / Roll Call Pledge of Allegiance Invocation Additions / Deletions / […]

Posted: June 3, 2023 | View More »

Duck Creek Demolition Public Notice

Duck Creek Power Plant Demolition Public Notice Per Public Act 102-0631 (415 ILCS 5/3.141) Duck Creek Power Station Demolition Notice: Illinois Power Generating Company, LLC plans to begin environmental abatement and demolition of the Duck Creek Power Station located at 17751 North Cilco Road, Canton, IL 61520 on Feb 24, 2023. Demolition activities will take […]

Posted: December 19, 2022 | View More »

Students Pandemic Reflections Project

Students Pandemic Reflections Project Periodically, the Canton Area Heritage Center does special projects with other organizations. After the COVID-19 Pandemic, a group of history students at Canton High School volunteered to create online surveys and involve their classmates in describing their Pandemic experiences and reflections. Read the executive summary via the link to the right.

Posted: August 25, 2022 | 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 »

Ribbon Cuttings

Ribbon Cuttings are set up by the Canton Area Chamber of Commerce for businesses and organizations that join the Chamber. It does not matter if you are a brand new member or if you have been open for years and just joined the Chamber. We love all our Members!

Posted: June 29, 2022 | View More »

Join the fun at the 32nd Annual Canton Cruise-In in Downtown Canton

Register now for the Canton Cruise-In Join the fun by registering your vehicle to be a part of the 32nd Annual Canton Cruise In car show going on in Downtown Canton on Friday, June 16th from 4 to 8 pm. Downtown CantonFriday, June 16th4:00 – 8:00pm Street Rods, Antiques Autos, Classic Cars, Muscle Cars, Motorcycles, […]

Posted: March 30, 2023 | View More »

Expansion at Canton Industrial Park

Ben Hendricks Trucking, Inc. Expansion Project. Hendricks Trucking has been running their operations out of Canton since 2011, and now the time has come for them to relocate and continue to grow. They purchased 6.5 acres of industrial park property from the City of Canton through an open bidding process, and started site work the […]

Posted: May 17, 2021 | View More »

Lakeland Park Road and Cass Place Bridge See Extended Closures

Lakeland Park Road Closes for Culvert Extension Project; Cass Place Bridge Undergoes Replacement Lakeland Park Drive is currently closed to thru traffic from the Canton Park District Dog Park to approximately 500 feet west of IL Route 78. This is due to a culvert extension project. The road will remain closed until the anticipated completion […]

Posted: March 23, 2023 | View More »

Annual Chamber Golf Outing Registration Open!

Annual Chamber Golf Outing Registration is now open for the Annual Chamber Golf outing. The Golf Outing will take place on Friday, May 19th at Wee-Ma-Tuk Hills Country Club! $300 for a team, includes: golf fees, 2 golf carts and lunch. There is limited space, so get your team register today! This event features great […]

Posted: March 25, 2022 | View More »