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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


August Village Board Meeting Moves to 26th

Please note that the Village Board meeting, typically scheduled for the third Monday of the month, has been rescheduled for Monday, August...

July 15, 2019

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Legal NoticesPublic HearingsTownVillage

Joint Public Hearing- Argent Developments Annexation

LEGAL NOTICE PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that there has been filed with the Office of the Clerk of the Town of Canton, New York and Office of the...

July 9, 2019

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Announcements / NoticesTownVillage

Canton To Fly Pride Flag Thursday and Friday

At the joint Canton Town and Village meeting on June 10,2019, both boards unanimously approved a resolution recognizing June as LGBTQ...

June 21, 2019

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Announcements / NoticesGeneralTownVillage

Village & Town Clerk’s Office Extended Hours & Office Closed Dates

Village & Town Clerk’s Office will have extended hours on July 1st-3rd until 5:00pm. The Clerk’s Office will be closed on July 4th...

June 19, 2019

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