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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

Residents Urged to STAY AT HOME

On Thursday morning, April 2, Mayor Michael Dalton and Supervisor Mary Ann Ashley participated in the regularly scheduled weekly conference...

April 2, 2020

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Announcements / NoticesGeneral

Revised Schedule for Free Meals for Canton Students

Canton Central School, through St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES, will provide free meals to area students 18 years and younger during the CoVID-19...

March 27, 2020

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Announcements / NoticesTownVillage

Town and Village Prepare for Virtual Meetings

In compliance with social-distancing imperatives and to Executive Order 202.1, issued by Governor Andrew Cuomo on March 12, 2020, the Town...

March 25, 2020

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Announcements / NoticesVillage

Village Update: COVID-19

COVID-19 Statement Mayor Michael Dalton With the Village Board and our excellent staff, we are working diligently to ensure public safety...

March 21, 2020

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