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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 / NoticesVillage

Boil Water Notice

Notification of Water Service Interruption and Boil Water Notice September 24, 2020 A boil water notice has been issued for customers on...

September 24, 2020

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Announcements / NoticesLegal NoticesPublic HearingsTown

Public Hearing 09-10-2020 to extend the Moratorium on all energy storage system development operating within the Town

The Town of Canton will hold a Public Hearing on September 10, 2020 at 5:45 pm via zoom for the purpose of considering a local law...

September 3, 2020

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Announcements / NoticesGeneral

Census Deadline September 30

St. Lawrence County’s Complete Count Committee for the 2020 Census is reminding residents that the last day to participate in the Census...

September 1, 2020

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Announcements / NoticesTownVillage

Taylor Park and Beach Close After Labor Day

Canton’s Taylor Park on Miner Street Road will close for the season after the Labor Day long weekend. Taylor Park remains open...

August 26, 2020

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