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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

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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Announcements / NoticesTown

Miner Street Road Engineering Discovery Study – Request for Quotation

The Canton Town Board, in cooperation with the Complete Streets Task Force and the Canton Trails Committee, requests your consideration and...

May 14, 2019

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RFP- Brownfield Opportunity Areas Program- Step 2

The Village of Canton is seeking a qualified consultant to provide professional services to prepare the Canton Village Brownfield...

May 13, 2019

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Announcements / NoticesTownVillage

Seeking Input for DRI Application

*Update – we now have a website! Please go to for more information, or to submit a project or idea. Canton...

May 4, 2019

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