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Welcome to Canton, New York

Canton includes the Town of Canton, the Village of Canton, the Village of Rensselaer Falls, the Hamlets of Pyrites and Morley, and an abundance of beautiful open spaces. Located 25 minutes from both the Canadian border at the St. Lawrence River and the Adirondack Park, our community boasts: a vibrant downtown; safe, comfortable neighborhoods; thriving farms with rolling pastures; and open meadows, woodlands, and valleys all close to the beautiful Grasse River.


Notices & Announcements

Announcements / NoticesTownVillage

Judson Street Traffic Study Begins Wednesday

The Health Initiative has initiated a project looking at the safety of North Country roads and sidewalks. Working with Canton’s Complete...

June 11, 2019

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Announcements / NoticesGeneralTownVillage

Employment Opportunity- Recreation Laborer

RECREATION LABORER Village of Canton, New York  Full-time laborer position responsible for performance of general labor, maintenance and...

June 6, 2019

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Legal NoticesPublic HearingsVillage

Legal Notice: Village ZBA Meeting June 17, 2019 at 7:00pm

Canton Village Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, June 17, 2019 at 7:00pm in the Courtroom of the Municipal...

May 28, 2019

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Announcements / NoticesTownVillage

Public Hearing on Comprehensive Plan

DRAFT PLAN AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC REVIEW  The Canton Comprehensive Plan Committee will hold a public hearing on the Draft Comprehensive Plan...

May 24, 2019

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