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Posted on: August 13, 2019

The B.L.O.C.K. Youth & Teen Center’s Leadership Development Programs Registration Currently Underway

Lead LikeAGirl Graduation Ceremony photo of 2018 2019 school year participants

Registration is now underway for Canton’s Lead #LikeAGirl, Be A #ModelMan, and Youth Advisory Council Programs for the 2019-2020 school year.  These free programs are available through The B.L.O.C.K. Youth & Teen Center for teens who are inte...

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Canton Leisure Services Division
Posted on: August 13, 2019

Third Annual Back To School Bash Returns To Heritage Park

School Bash Participants Play in Heritage Park after learning about P-CCS Fall Activities

The Plymouth-Canton Community Schools (P-CCS), with support from the Educational Excellence Foundation (EEF) and Canton Leisure Services, are helping families kick off fall and the back-to-school season by hosting the Third Annual Back to School Bash on S...

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Canton Leisure Services Division
Posted on: July 2, 2019

Canton Farmers Market To Host 6th Annual Rally On Ridge Fundraising Event

Rally on Ridge photo

On Saturday, July 27, 2019, area residents are invited to attend the Sixth Annual Rally on Ridge for a festive evening of food, fun, music, and more to benefit the Canton Farmers Market. This special fundraiser will be held at a new site this year at Cher...

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Canton Leisure Services Division
Posted on: May 1, 2019

Canton Farmers Market Set To Kick Off 2019 Regular Season May 21, 2019

Canton Farmers Market Spotlight

Beginning May 12, 2019, the Market will take place rain or shine each Sunday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. (with the exception of July 7) and will feature a variety of local goods for sale, weekly kids crafts and activities, live entertainment, cooking demonst...

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Canton Leisure Services Division
Posted on: April 1, 2019

Together Towards Tomorrow Youth Peace Walk To Be Held In Canton’s Heritage Park

The B.L.O.C.K. Youth and Teen Center will host a special youth-led walk against violence and hate in partnership with Canton Public Safety on Saturday, April 27, 2019, in Canton’s Heritage Park. This free community event, entitled “Tog...

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Canton Leisure Services Division
Posted on: February 14, 2019

Canton Leisure Services Receives Several Statewide 2019 mParks Awards

Canton Leisure Services recently received special statewide recognition at the 2019 mParks Annual Conference and Trade Show, which was held earlier this month in Kalamazoo, Michigan.  mParks, a statewide professional association for Michigan&...

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Canton Leisure Services Division
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Canton Township Historic District Commission Position Now Available

The Canton Historic District Commission is currently accepting letters of interest from Canton residents who are interested in serving on this commission in a volunteer capacity.  

The Commission members are appointed by the Canton Supervisor and ...

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Canton Leisure Services Division
Posted on: November 28, 2018

Fasting 5K Run and Walk Benefits The B.L.O.C.K. Youth & Teen Center

The 2018 Fasting 5K Run and Walk, which was held this summer at the end of a long 16-hour fast during Ramadan in ten cities throughout the country, enabled thousands of athletes to embrace the spirit of the month by fasting, fundraising, and building comm...

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Canton Leisure Services Division
Posted on: October 10, 2018

Canton Leisure Services Earns National Agency Re-Accreditation For Excellence in Operation anService

On September 26, 2018, Canton Leisure Services was recognized for excellence in the field of parks and recreation management by receiving re-accreditation and remaining one of only 171 agencies in the country currently holding national accreditation from ...

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Canton Leisure Services Division
Posted on: October 2, 2018

Canton Parks Add Owl Houses As Part Of Eagle Scout Project

 Visitors to Canton Parks may notice an influx of owls flying overhead thanks to the addition of several owl houses built and installed by Evan McKimmy, as part of his final Eagle Scout project.

McKimmy, a 15-year-old Canton resident, completed th...

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Canton Leisure Services Division
Posted on: June 19, 2018

Dr Pepper Snapple Group and Keep America Beautiful Bring More Recycling to Canton Township

Canton residents visiting several community parks should expect to see cleaner public parks this spring thanks to a significant grant made possible by Dr Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE: DPS) in collaboration with national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful.

The ...

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Canton Leisure Services Division

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: June 13, 2019

July Board of Review scheduled for Tuesday, July 16

Notice is hereby given by the undersigned, Michael A. Siegrist, Clerk of the Charter Township of Canton, County of Wayne, State of Michigan to all residents of the Charter Township of Canton the July Board of Review will be held in the Canton Township Hal...

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Canton Public & Legal Notice Bulletin Board
Posted on: February 28, 2019

Notice to Cut Noxious Weeds

NOTICE TO CUT NOXIOUS WEEDS

To the owner or occupant or any person or persons, firm or corporation having charge of any land in the Township of Canton:

Notice is hereby given that all noxious weeds growing on any land in the Charter Township of Canton, Wayn...

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Canton Public & Legal Notice Bulletin Board
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Planning Commission 2019 Meeting Schedule

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTON

PLANNING COMMISSION

2019 MEETING SCHEDULE

At the Meeting of November 19, 2018, the Planning Commission of the Charter Township of Canton adopted the following meeting schedule for 2019:

01/07/19, 02/04/19, 03/04/19, 04/01/19, 05/06/...

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Canton Public & Legal Notice Bulletin Board

News Flash

Posted on: July 10, 2019

Two new canine join Canton’s police force

July 10, 2019, Canton, MI – Canton had two new canine officers officially join the force last week.  Canine Ragnar, with his handler/partner Officer Bryan Szostak, and Canine Tino, with his handler/partner Officer Brian Zinser, received...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Missing 15-year old female

July 3, 2019, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is asking for assistance in locating a missing 15-year old female.  Marketa Lucas was last seen leaving her residence in Canton on Monday, July 1, at 8 a.m.  Marketa may b...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: June 26, 2019

Superintendent of Plymouth-Canton Community Schools Receives Safe Schools Leadership Award from the

June 25, 2019, Canton, MI – Yesterday, Monica Merritt, Superintendent of the Plymouth-Canton Community School District, was awarded with the 2019 Chief Nicholas C. Derzis Safe Schools Leadership Award from the National Association of School Reso...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: June 12, 2019

Road Reopened at 3:45 p.m. (Canton Center Road at Cherry Hill)

3:45 p.m., June 12, 2019, Canton, MI -  The intersection of Canton Center & Cherry Hill has fully reopened.  No additional information is being released at this time.

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June 12, 2019, Canton, MI – Today at approximately 11:...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Temporary Traffic Order issued in conjunction with Liberty Fest activities

Due to the Liberty Fest Run and expected heavy traffic for the Liberty Fest fireworks display in Heritage Park, the Director of Public Safety has issued an emergency traffic order in accordance with the Uniform Traffic Code for Cities, Townships  ...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: May 22, 2019

Joint task force arrests 4 individuals in fraud investigation

May 22, 2019, Canton, MI - The Canton Police Department, in conjunction with the Homeland Security Investigations Financial Task Force (B.E.S.T. /3 P.M.L.), has been involved in a lengthy criminal investigation stemming out of Canton regarding what is bel...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: April 12, 2019

Suspicious situation reported at a bus stop

April 12, 2019, Canton, MI – This morning at approximately 8:40 a.m., a student of Plymouth-Canton Community Schools reported that an unknown male drove by the bus stop near Pointe & Sussex at approximately 8:20 a.m., and asked the kids if t...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: March 26, 2019

Public Safety Announces Youth Academy this Summer

 

March 26, 2019, Canton, MI – The Canton Public Safety Department is hosting a one-week summer program for teens age 13 to 17 years old.  This year’s Youth Academy will be held Monday, June 24 – Friday, June...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: March 11, 2019

Police Department retirement announced

March 11, 2019, Canton, MI – The Canton Public Safety Department announces the retirement of Police Lieutenant Michael Steckel at the end of March.

Michael Steckel was hired by the department as a police officer in 1995.  He was promoted...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: February 1, 2019

Citizens Police Academy registration open during the month of February

January 29, 2019, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department will be accepting applications during the month of February for its popular Citizens Police Academy.  This year’s eight-week program will be held on Thursdays, from 6...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: January 19, 2019

Canton issues a Snow Emergency

 

January 19, 2019, Canton, MI –   Effective Saturday, January 19 at 2:30 p.m. – Sunday, January 20, 2019, at 11 p.m., a Snow Emergency is hereby declared for the Charter Township of Canton by Public Safety Director Joshua C. Meier.In acc...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: December 19, 2018

Suspected driver charged in pedestrian hit and run

 

December 19, 2018, Canton, MI – Yesterday, Dearborn resident Zeina Diab Elhage, age 64, was arraigned in 35th District Court on a warrant approved by the Wayne County Prosecutor’s office for:

  
  • One c...
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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: December 11, 2018

Suspicious situation reported at a bus stop

 

December 11, 2018, Canton, MI - This morning at approximately 7:20 a.m., a female student of Plymouth-Canton Community Schools was waiting at the bus stop located near Ardsley & Burnham Roads. The student observed a vehicle pass by the bus s...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: December 6, 2018

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Seeking New Volunteers

Canton Public Safety’s Emergency Management Division is seeking volunteers to join its Community Emergency Response Team (CERT).  The CERT Program educates its members about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area, ...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: December 6, 2018

Police seeking information on driver involved in a pedestrian hit & run

December 6, 2018, Canton, MI – Police officers are looking for the driver of a vehicle who struck a 15-year old bicyclist on Canton Center Road, south of Palmer Road, yesterday at approximately 5:26 p.m.

The driver of the southbound vehicle fled ...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: November 20, 2018

Canton residents are invited to attend Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy's Town Hall Meeting

November 20, 2018, Canton, MI - Prosecutor Kym Worthy will hold a series of Town Hall meetings throughout Wayne County. The first will be held on November 29, 2018 from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. at the Northville Township Hall, located at 44405 Six Mile Road ...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Police Department directs efforts toward impaired drivers this holiday season

November 15, 2018, Canton, MI - In an effort to keep the roadways safe this holiday season, the Canton Police Department is conducting special traffic enforcements directed at identifying motorists who are driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. ...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: November 2, 2018

Michigan Winter Weather Awareness Week

November 1, 2018, Canton, MI – November 4-10, 2018, is Michigan’s Winter Weather Awareness Week.  Canton’s Emergency Management Division would like to remind residents of some tips to help keep them safe during the u...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: October 29, 2018

Police investigate and determine a threat to be non-credible at Canton Charter Academy today

October 29, 2018, Canton, MI – This afternoon the Canton Police Department was notified of a possible threat at the Canton Charter Academy, located at 49100 Ford Road.  As a precaution, school officials put the students on a preventativ...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: May 17, 2017

Canton hosting first Youth Public Safety Academy

May 15, 2017, Canton, MI – The Canton Public Safety Department is hosting a one-week summer program for teens age 13 to 17 years old, providing a fun, interactive learning experience designed to:

  • Teach students about the daily operations of the p...
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Canton Public Safety

News Flash

Posted on: August 19, 2019

GFL collection routes to change in November

GFL

Starting Monday, November 4, GFL will be going to a five-day collection schedule, a change to the current four-day schedule. This modification will ensure better service to Canton residents, providing more timely pickups of trash, yard waste and recycling...

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Interactive GFL Collection Map Canton Refuse Collection

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News Flash

Posted on: April 10, 2019

History of Canton

cherry hill school-fall

The opening of the Erie Canal in 1825 brought settlers from New England. Settlers were met by heavy forests and many animals, including; bear, wolf, lynx, and fox.

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

Arts & Heritage

Canton homes with flowers in the foreground

Canton has a rich history that we are committed to preserving and are privileged to honor. In Canton, we look to where we came from to help shape the community we know today, and to guide our growing community into the future.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Road Construction Updates

Road Closure sign

Keep up to date on all of the road construction happening in the community at www.canton-mi.org/roads

Additional Info... Canton Township
Posted on: August 16, 2019

Treasurer Dian Slavens earns certification

Treasurer Dian Slavens

Canton Treasurer Dian Slavens recently earned the Michigan Certified Public Treasurer certification from the Michigan Municipal Treasurers Association's (MMTA) Basic Institute. The Institute is the cornerstone of the MMTA educational program. Designed to ...

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Canton Township
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Treasurer's Office extends Tuesday hours for July and August

man holding clock

During the months of July and August, Canton's Treasurer’s office will have extended hours every Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.  Please note, the extended hours are for Tuesdays ONLY.  Monday, Wednesday, Thur...

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Canton Township
Posted on: May 29, 2019

Lower Rouge Trail Crossing At Lilley Road closed through End of Year

Trail Photo

The Lower Rouge Trail Crossing at Lilley Road is expected to close to all pedestrian traffic from Memorial Day through the end of the year, as a result of the reconstruction of the Lilley Road Bridge in Canton, MI.

The trail will be closed to all pedestria...

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Canton Township
Posted on: May 14, 2019

Canton Announces E Utilities

water drop

"eUtilities" is a new site to view the following features:

  • Account Summary
  • View Bills
  • Water and Sewer Consumption Analysis
  • Account History
  • Link to pay your water bill that will re-route you to our website
  • Sign-up and register!
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Additional Info... Canton Township

News Flash

Posted on: August 19, 2019

Reconstruction of Morrison to begin August 23

Morrison

Beginning Friday, August 23 at 9pm, a portion of Morrison Boulevard, just south of Ford Road, will be closed for reconstruction and will not open until Friday, August 30.

During construction, Morrison will be completely closed at Ford Road. Traffic will no...

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Canton Township Utilities and Roads Information
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Canton's Water is Safe

water drop

Canton would like to assure all residents and business owners that we take the safety of our water supply system very seriously.

Each year, Canton issues a Consumer Confidence Report (CCR) that gives a detailed analysis about where Canton’s water comes fro...

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Canton Township Utilities and Roads Information

News Flash

Posted on: June 7, 2019

Book Your Tee Time Online

Book Your Tee Time Photo

Reservations are now open for Pheasant Run Golf Club's 2019 season.

Book Online Today! News - Golf
Posted on: April 18, 2011

Clubhouse

Group golf class

Check out our grill and pro shop, all part of our golf clubhouse.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Outings & Leagues

Golf Clubhouse

A well orchestrated golf outing is more than a game. It is a powerful business tool that can help you build your business, raise funds for your cause, or boost employee morale.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Play Policies

golf merch

Review our polices for play to make sure everyone has a safe and fun time on our course.

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News Flash

Posted on: August 16, 2019

Love Your Parks Virtual 5K To Raise Funds To Support Canton's Parks

mParks Love Your Parks Virtual 5K Medal Graphic

From September 1-30, 2019, nature lovers will have the opportunity to support Canton Leisure Services’ parks and recreation by participating in the Love Your Parks Virtual 5K, presented by the mParks Foundation.

Participants can run, walk, skateb...

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

The B.L.O.C.K. Youth & Teen Center’s Leadership Development Programs Registration Currently Underway

Lead LikeAGirl Graduation Ceremony photo of 2018 2019 school year participants

Registration is now underway for Canton’s Lead #LikeAGirl, Be A #ModelMan, and Youth Advisory Council Programs for the 2019-2020 school year.  These free programs are available through The B.L.O.C.K. Youth & Teen Center for teens who are inte...

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News - Leisure Services
Posted on: August 13, 2019

Third Annual Back To School Bash Returns To Heritage Park

School Bash Participants Play in Heritage Park after learning about P-CCS Fall Activities

The Plymouth-Canton Community Schools (P-CCS), with support from the Educational Excellence Foundation (EEF) and Canton Leisure Services, are helping families kick off fall and the back-to-school season by hosting the Third Annual Back to School Bash on S...

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News - Leisure Services
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Village Theater to Host Michigan Shakespeare Festival's 25th Anniversary Season

King Lear on Stage at the Michigan Shakespeare Festival

The Michigan Shakespeare Festival, the Official Shakespeare Festival of the State of Michigan, returns for its Silver Anniversary Season with three productions designed to appeal to every theatrical taste. The 2019 lineup includes Shakespeare’s KING LEAR ...

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News - Leisure Services
Posted on: April 18, 2011

Important Registration Information and Early Bird Discount Code

2019 Fall Winter Discover Brochure Cover

Canton Leisure Services has upgraded its registration system to make signing up for recreational programs and classes easier than ever. Most patrons will need to update their existing account; or if you are taking a class for the first time, create a new ...

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Thursday Night LIVE Concert Series at Heritage Park Through August 15th

Hertiage Park Thursday Night Live Concert

Continuing a more than 20-year tradition in the Canton community, the Thursday Night Live Concert Series is back this summer with some exciting additions!

Area residents are invited to experience another summer of free music at the Heritage Park Amphitheat...

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News - Leisure Services
Posted on: May 29, 2019

Lower Rouge Trail Crossing At Lilley Road Closed For Bridge Repair

Trail Photo

The Lower Rouge Trail Crossing at Lilley Road is now closed to all pedestrian traffic and is expected to re-open at the end of the year, as a result of the reconstruction of the Lilley Road Bridge in Canton, MI.

The trail will be closed to all pedestrian t...

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News - Leisure Services
Posted on: May 29, 2019

Canton Passport To Parks Now Available

Passport to Parks workout

Summit on the Park's FREE outdoor fitness classes in rotating Canton Parks are currently underway! From May through September, be sure to join us on the 2nd and 4th Saturday from 10:30-11:30 a.m. at various Canton park locations to participate in other FR...

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News - Leisure Services
Posted on: May 29, 2019

Canton Leisure Services Receives Sensory Inclusive Certification From KultureCity

KultureCity Sensory Bag

Canton Leisure Services is partnering with KultureCity, a leading non-profit organization committed to creating more inclusive communities nationwide, in an effort to ensure its programs and events are sensory inclusive and welcoming to all. This new init...

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News - Leisure Services
Posted on: May 1, 2019

Canton Farmers Market Open Every Sunday Now Through October 13

Canton Farmers Market Grounds

Now through October 13, 2019, the Market will take place rain or shine each Sunday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. (with the exception of July 7) and will feature a variety of local goods for sale, weekly kids crafts and activities, live entertainment, cooking d...

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Canton Leisure Services Classes and Programs

Three People in a Yoga Class

Leisure Services programs are led by the Recreation Division. Programming is developed for people of all ages, including preschool, youth and teens, adults and seniors.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Free Fun in the Canton Community

Three People Biking on a Trail

Canton strives to offer something for everyone when it comes to recreational fun, fitness, learning and life-long growing. Our ongoing commitment to provide our residents with exciting and enriching experiences also carries over to our free fun!

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Recruiting

firefighter

Become a Canton police officer or firefighter.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Units & Divisions

motorcycle officers

Get to know the different units and divisions of our public safety department.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Fire Inspection Services

Fire Engine

The Fire Inspection Unit is responsible for ensuring new and existing buildings meet fire code regulations through preventative planning and inspections.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

File a Complaint

Canton Public Safety Logo

Complaints against the Canton Public Safety Department or one of its employees can be made either in person, by email, or by phone call.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Sports for All Ages

Canton Sports Center

Check out all the sports opportunities offered in Canton.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Youth Sports Programs

Group Playing Kickball With Ball in the Air

It's that time of year again to register for Summer and Fall sports! Follow the links below for some of our hot Youth Sports with open registrations closing earlier than you would think. Sign up today!

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Fields & Facilities

Person Sliding into Third Base During baseball game

Facilities and fields and can be rented and used for sporting and other types of events.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Adult Softball & Tournaments

Young Person Swinging Bat During Baseball Game

Sign up for leagues and tournaments.

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News Flash

Posted on: April 18, 2011

About Canton

Canton Economic Development

Canton is located in the heart of southeastern Michigan. Situated conveniently between Detroit and Ann Arbor, Canton is a community that has it all.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Permits & Applications

Bounce house in front of a church

Access permits and applications for various services in Canton.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

News Center

Canton Economic Development

Canton makes every effort to keep its businesses and residents apprised of events going on in the community.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Safe Community

Public Space with a fountain

Canton is consistently ranked as one of the safest communities in America. This is largely thanks to Canton's nationally accredited Public Safety Department.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Sign Regulations

Space with a building next to a sign reading Summit On The Park

See the rules and regulations for posting signs in the area.

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News Flash

Posted on: August 2, 2019

Interactive Tours Now Available at the Village Theater at Cherry Hill

Photo of Interactive Tour at the Village Theater featuring kids on stage

Looking to plan an adventure where your kids are the stars?  The Village Theater at Cherry Hill now offers Interactive Tours for school groups, home school program, summer camps, scout groups and more! 

This high energy, educational, Inte...

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Check out this video about our Interactive Tours! News - Village Theater
Posted on: July 30, 2019

Canton’s Village Theater To Exhibit Works By Artist JS Aitken Featuring Stained Glass Oil Paintings

Nature in the Balance by Artist JS Aitken

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill is pleased to present local artist JS Aitken’s stunning stained glass style oil paintings on display July 31 - August 28, 2019. This color-drenched exhibit, Contemporary Candescence: Beauty of Light & Color...

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Posted on: July 19, 2019

Village Theater to Host Michigan Shakespeare Festival's 25th Anniversary Season

King Lear on Stage at the Michigan Shakespeare Festival

The Michigan Shakespeare Festival, the Official Shakespeare Festival of the State of Michigan, returns for its Silver Anniversary Season with three productions designed to appeal to every theatrical taste. The 2019 lineup includes Shakespeare’s KING LEAR ...

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News - Village Theater
Posted on: May 29, 2019

Canton’s Village Theater To Exhibit Works By Sylvia Ford

French Kiss by Sylvia Ford

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill is pleased to exhibit the works of award-winning photographer Sylvia Ford, from May 31 through June 26, 2019. A special artist’s reception and meet & greet, that is free and open to the public, will be held on Tuesda...

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News - Village Theater
Posted on: April 18, 2011

About the Theater

Musical Mural

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill (owned and operated by Canton Township) is a 400-seat, premiere performing / visual arts and education center offering opportunities for all ages to experience the arts and culture as both participants and patrons.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Rent the Village Theater

Village Theater Seating

The Village Theater has two different event spaces available to rent for your next play, concert, Arangetram, or private event:  The Main Auditorium and the Biltmore Studio. Please contact Joe Kvoriak at 734/394-5484 for rental informati...

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Participate

Participate at The Village Theater just like these students on stage

There are many ways to participate with the Village Theater.  The Village Theater, located at 50400 Cherry Hill Road, Canton, MI  48187, is a regional center for the arts that offers the magic of live theatre, soul-stirring music, the th...

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

See a Show

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill

Purchase tickets online, by phone, or in person to see one of our great shows. The Village Theater hosts live shows like concerts, recitals, musical, dramas, comedies,  and other performances of local and international artists which include well-...

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News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: May 30, 2019

Canton Leisure Services' CAPRA Accreditation

CAPRA LOGO

Canton Leisure Services received its first accreditation in 2004,and has continuously maintained its status as an accredited agency. To help explain the process and benefits of accreditation, some questions and answers regarding this process are provided ...

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Spotlights - Golf
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Canton Leisure Services Recipient of Gold Medal Award

Gold Medal Award Logo

In 2008, Canton Leisure Services was awarded the Gold Medal Award from the National Recreation and Park Association in class III; communities with a population 75,001-150,000. 

The Gold Medal Award honors communities throughout the United States t...

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Spotlights - Golf

News Flash

Posted on: May 30, 2019

Canton Leisure Services' CAPRA Accreditation

CAPRA LOGO

Canton Leisure Services received its first accreditation in 2004,and has continuously maintained its status as an accredited agency. To help explain the process and benefits of accreditation, some questions and answers regarding this process are provided ...

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Spotlights - Leisure Services
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Canton Leisure Services Recipient of Gold Medal Award

Gold Medal Award Logo

In 2008, Canton Leisure Services was awarded the Gold Medal Award from the National Recreation and Park Association in class III; communities with a population 75,001-150,000. 

The Gold Medal Award honors communities throughout the United States t...

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Spotlights - Leisure Services

News Flash

Posted on: April 18, 2011

Protect your belongings

cars in parking lot

Motorists are advised to
lock their parked vehicles,
and refrain from leaving
valuables in plain view.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Severe Weather

weather radar

Canton's Outdoor Siren Warning System consists of 16 sirens located throughout the township. Sirens are activated to warn people outdoors of impending severe weather or other public safety emergency event.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Sign up for Nixle Alerts

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Sign up with Nixle to receive important advisories, community updates, and official information by text message or email. Opt-in now by texting your zip code to 888777.

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News Flash

Posted on: May 30, 2019

Canton Leisure Services' CAPRA Accreditation

CAPRA LOGO

Canton Leisure Services received its first accreditation in 2004,and has continuously maintained its status as an accredited agency. To help explain the process and benefits of accreditation, some questions and answers regarding this process are provided ...

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Spotlights - Sports Center
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Canton Leisure Services Recipient of Gold Medal Award

Gold Medal Award Logo

In 2008, Canton Leisure Services was awarded the Gold Medal Award from the National Recreation and Park Association in class III; communities with a population 75,001-150,000. 

The Gold Medal Award honors communities throughout the United States t...

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Spotlights - Sports Center

News Flash

Posted on: April 18, 2011

Convenient Location

Canton Economic Development

Canton, Michigan is conveniently located half way between Detroit and Ann Arbor, and is a 15-minute drive from Metro Airport.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

New/Expanding Businesses

Bounce house in front of a church

New commercial, retail and industrial/manufacturing activity is going strong. There are many new businesses opening and expanding in the community, creating jobs and spurring additional growth.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Demographics

Public Space with a fountain

Canton is a dynamic and diverse community with over 93,000 residents.The average household income is over $80,000, and tremendous traffic counts in our two main retail corridors.

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Canton Leisure Services' CAPRA Accreditation

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Canton Leisure Services received its first accreditation in 2004,and has continuously maintained its status as an accredited agency. To help explain the process and benefits of accreditation, some questions and answers regarding this process are provided ...

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Spotlights - Village Theater
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Canton Leisure Services Recipient of Gold Medal Award

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In 2008, Canton Leisure Services was awarded the Gold Medal Award from the National Recreation and Park Association in class III; communities with a population 75,001-150,000. 

The Gold Medal Award honors communities throughout the United States t...

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Spotlights - Village Theater

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: April 18, 2011

Summit Aquatic Center Renovations and Annual Maintenance Shutdown

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The Summit on the Park’s Aquatic Center will undergo minor renovations starting August 26 and will reopen for use on September 7 at 6 a.m.  Projects will include repairs to the Aquatic Center sunroof, as well as re-coating of the Lazy R...

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

Summit Aquatic Center Partners with Plymouth-Canton Cruisers

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It’s a great time to be swimming and it’s an even better time to be swimming at the Summit on the Park’s Aquatic Center! The Summit on the Park is excited to announce that we have partnered with the Plymouth-Canton Cruisers (PCC), who will now be offering...

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Summit on the Park News
Posted on: August 16, 2019

Summit on the Park Recipient of Ahmed Family Donation

Dedication Ceremony Held in honor of Mohammed rasheer Ahmed

The Summit on the Park, Canton’s premier community recreation center, was the recent recipient of a $10,000 donation generously provided by Ahmed Family Fund in memory of their father Mohammed Basheer Ahmed. This significant contribution was used to const...

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Summit on the Park News
Posted on: April 18, 2011

2019 Fall/Winter Discover Brochure Now Available Online

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A wide variety of Canton Leisure Services classes and programs are available for all ages and abilities this fall and winter. Find all the details in the 2019 Fall/Winter Discover Brochure online at www.canton-mi.org/Discover.

Whether you’d like to expand ...

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Learn More Summit on the Park News
Posted on: April 18, 2011

Important Registration Information and Early Bird Discount Code

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IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

Canton Leisure Services has upgraded its registration system to make signing up for recreational programs and classes easier than ever. Most patrons will need to update their existing account; or if you are taking a clas...

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Learn More Summit on the Park News
Posted on: May 29, 2019

Canton Passport To Parks Now Available

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Summit on the Park's FREE outdoor fitness classes in rotating Canton Parks are currently underway! From May through September, be sure to join us on the 2nd and 4th Saturday from 10:30-11:30 a.m. at various Canton park locations to participate in other FR...

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Summit on the Park News
Posted on: April 18, 2011

Aquatic Center

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The Aquatic Center is a fun-filled water environment for people of all ages!

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Classes, Programs & Events

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Check out the different activities and events offered through Summit on the Park.

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News Flash

Posted on: May 30, 2019

Canton Leisure Services' CAPRA Accreditation

CAPRA LOGO

Canton Leisure Services received its first accreditation in 2004,and has continuously maintained its status as an accredited agency. To help explain the process and benefits of accreditation, some questions and answers regarding this process are provided ...

Read on...

Summit on the Park Spotlights
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Canton Leisure Services Recipient of Gold Medal Award

Gold Medal Award Logo

In 2008, Canton Leisure Services was awarded the Gold Medal Award from the National Recreation and Park Association in class III; communities with a population 75,001-150,000. 

The Gold Medal Award honors communities throughout the United States t...

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Summit on the Park Spotlights

News Flash

Posted on: July 29, 2019

Canton’s Village Theater To Exhibit Works By Artist JS Aitken Featuring Stained Glass Oil Paintings

SJ Aitken's artwork: Nature in the Balance

 The Village Theater at Cherry Hill is pleased to present local artist JS Aitken’s stunning stained glass style oil paintings on display July 31 - August 28, 2019. This color-drenched exhibit, Contemporary Candescence: Beauty of Light &...

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The Village Theater
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Michigan Shakespeare Festival To Host 25th Anniversary Season with at Canton's Village Theater

King Lear on Stage at the Michigan Shakespeare Festival

The Michigan Shakespeare Festival, the Official Shakespeare Festival of the State of Michigan, returns for its Silver Anniversary Season with three productions designed to appeal to every theatrical taste. The 2019 lineup includes Shakespeare’s ...

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The Village Theater
Posted on: July 1, 2019

Canton’s Village Theater To Exhibit Works by Artist Troy Hubbs

2019 Indian Yellow Troy Hubbs

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill is pleased to exhibit the works of painter Troy Hubbs now through July 29, 2019. A special artist’s reception and meet & greet will be held on Wednesday, July 10, from 7-9 p.m. at The Village Theater, that ...

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The Village Theater
Posted on: April 2, 2019

Canton’s Village Theater Welcomes “Mario the Maker Magician”

Mario the Maker Magician Portrait

As seen on Sesame Street and Sprout Network, Mario "the Maker Magician" Marchese is a New York-based touring children's performer who will appear on the Main Stage at The Village Theater at Cherry Hill in Canton, MI on Sunday, April 28, 2019, at...

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The Village Theater
Posted on: April 2, 2019

Better Than Ever Productions Presents “Nunsense” by Dan Goggin at Canton’s Village Theater

Better Than Ever Productions is excited to announce their very first musical with their production of “Nunsense” by Dan Goggin.  Originally from Alma, Michigan, Dan moved to New York to pursue a singing career.  Later...

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The Village Theater
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Canton To Celebrate Life & Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. At Canton’s Village Theater

Following a punch and cookie reception in the lobby, Canton Township will honor the memory and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a special tribute on the Main Stage at The Village Theater at Cherry Hill in Canton, MI on Monday January 21, 2019, a...

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