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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Summit on the Park Unveils New Lending Sled Library

Photo of Summit Sledding Library participant using a sled

As area residents dig out from the remnants of a large snowstorm, Canton’s Summit on the Park unveiled its ‘Lending Sled Library’ that offers passersby a chance to borrow a sled for a spin down a small hill to then return it when they are done. 

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Canton Leisure Services Division

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Posted on: February 2, 2021

December Synopsis

Synopsis of Charter Township of Canton Board Proceedings

Members: Supervisor Anne Marie Graham-Hudak, Clerk Michael Siegrist, Treasurer Dian Slavens

Trustees: Kate Borninski, Sommer Foster, Tania Ganguly, Steven Sneideman

Regular Meeting 12/08/2020: Synopsis...

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Canton Public & Legal Notice Bulletin Board

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Canton Steps Up Seat Belt Enforcements

November 23, 2020, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department continues to join forces with law enforcement agencies across Michigan by strictly enforcing the state’s seat belt law as part of the national Click It or Ticket campaign.

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: August 20, 2020

Suspect charged with multiple B&E's to local businesses

August 20, 2020, Canton, MI – On Saturday, David Edward Miller, 58 years old from Westland, was arraigned on charges following multiple break-ins to local businesses in Canton.  

Miller’s charges include four counts of Breaking...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: July 29, 2020

Board approves restructure of Public Safety's top administration

July 29, 2020, Canton, MI – Last night, the Canton Board of Trustees approved the reclassification of two Deputy Director positions as a means of restructuring of the Public Safety Department following the retirement of the former Public Safety ...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: June 23, 2020

July Fourth Holiday Use of Fireworks in Canton

June 23, 2020, Canton, MI – The Canton Public Safety Department reminds residents that Michigan law and Canton ordinance state the following in regard to July Fourth holiday fireworks: 

(a)    The discharge of novelties...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: June 17, 2020

Police Accreditation Team Invites Public Comment

June 17, 2020, Canton, MI – On Monday, June 22, 2020, a team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) will begin their virtual examination into all aspects of the Canton Police Department&r...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: June 2, 2020

Police Department Issues Statement of Support

June 2, 2020, Canton, MI – Chadwick Baugh, Deputy Director of Police, issues the following statement:

The Canton Police Department stands against injustice and works every day to serve our community.  Like many, we are sickened by the ac...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Canton Fire Department Receives Accreditation

March 9, 2020, Canton, MI – Last week, the Canton Fire Department was awarded full accreditation from the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI).  Officials from the department appeared before a ten-person CFAI panel at t...

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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

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

Arts & Heritage

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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 10, 2019

History of Canton

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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: May 30, 2019

Location and Demographics

1150 S Canton Center Rd - Google Maps

Click on the map for location information, and visit SEMCOG here for current demographics.

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Posted on: March 4, 2021

Canton Clerk’s Office Receives U.S. Election Assistance Commission 2020 Clearinghouse Award

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The Canton Township Clerk’s Office has been named a 2020 Clearinghouse Award winner in the new category of “Outstanding Innovations in Election Cybersecurity and Technology” for their program ‘Four Tools to Enhance ...

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Canton Township
Posted on: February 26, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Information

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We are encouraging Canton and Plymouth residents, 65 or older, who would like to join the Wayne County vaccination waitlist, to fill out the form by clicking on additional information link below. We are anticipating future vaccine distribution op...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Canton to conduct a Recycling Quality Improvement Program this spring

Cart Tagging

This spring, Canton will be conducting a Recycling Quality Improvement Program to help eliminate contamination in curbside carts.

Contamination occurs when non-recyclables are placed in carts and can include anything from food waste to plastic bags. Recycl...

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

Canton Parks 2021 Pavilion Rental Information

Pavilion Spotlight Photo

Starting Tuesday, February 2, 2021, at 9 a.m., Canton Leisure Services will begin accepting online reservations from Canton residents for its open-air pavilions  located in Heritage Park and Freedom Park, as well as other Canton Park amenities th...

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Canton Township
Posted on: January 31, 2021

REC Your Month Video Update for February 2021

Rec Your Month Web Spotlight

Find out what's happening in the world of Parks and Recreation in Canton as we now "REC Your Month" with new virtual/online programs and more!  Check out this short video segment to stay informed about new programs from Canton ...

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Posted on: December 23, 2020

GFL customer service request portal

GFL truck

Residents can now use GFL's Customer Service Request portal for any trash or recycling-related issues or concerns

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Posted on: November 20, 2020

Drop Box Available 24/7

drop box location

Residents who have PT, PRE and Rescind paperwork to turn in, please use our drop box located to the right of the main entrance. We will date stamp your paperwork and send a copy to your home.

Water bills and Property taxes can also be dropped in our drop b...

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Canton's Water is Safe

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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

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

Canton Leisure Services Now Hiring Seasonal and Part-Time Employees

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Canton Leisure Services is currently seeking part-time and seasonal employees to work this spring and summer in a variety of challenging and rewarding positions. Canton values the diversity of our workforce and continually strives to provide a wide range ...

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Posted on: February 15, 2021

Registration Now Underway for 9-Hole Tuesday Evening Spark League

Spark Golf League Web Spotlight

Pheasant Run Golf Club has partnered with Spark Golf to create a 9-hole social golf league that is organized to be casual and fun, with a touch of friendly competition. This Tuesday evening league for golfers of all abilities will start May 4, 2021 at 6 p...

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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. Learn more today by contacting our Pro Shop at 734/397-6460.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Play Policies

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Review our policies for play to make sure everyone has a safe and fun time on our course.  For additional information, contact our Pro Shop at 734/397-6460. 

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Posted on: December 19, 2019

Canton Smoking Ban Ordinance Clarification

Heritage Park Drone Photo

As of January 1, 2020, all of Canton Leisure Services facilities and parks located in Canton, MI, are now smoke-free properties except for the designated areas located at Pheasant Run Golf Club .

Smoking will continue to be permitted on these courses, due ...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

Canton Leisure Services Now Hiring Seasonal and Part-Time Employees

We Are Hiring Spotlight Photo

Canton Leisure Services is currently seeking part-time and seasonal employees to work this spring and summer in a variety of challenging and rewarding positions. Canton values the diversity of our workforce and continually strives to provide a wide range ...

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Summit on the Park Unveils New Lending Sled Library

Photo of Summit Sledding Library participant using a sled

As area residents dig out from the remnants of a large snowstorm, Canton’s Summit on the Park unveiled its ‘Lending Sled Library’ that offers passersby a chance to borrow a sled for a spin down a small hill to then return it when they are done. 

T...

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Posted on: February 10, 2021

Canton Farmers Market to Host Off-Season Markets at Summit on the Park

FM Off Season Market Web Spotlight

The Canton Farmers Market will return with special Off-Season Markets in February, March, and April at the Summit on the Park community recreation center, with COVID-19 safety protocols in place. The Markets will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, ...

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Posted on: January 18, 2021

Canton Township Honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Life and Legacy

Dr Martin Luther King, Jr. Drawing and flag Spotlight

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s lasting legacy, Canton Township and the Canton Commission for Culture, Arts, and Heritage would like to invite everyone to view this special video at: https://youtu.be/SxTvvo3ixQk,  which features highlig...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Heritage Pond Treatment Update

Heritage Pond Before and After Photos

Addressing increased algae levels remains a continuous struggle for the Canton Parks division.  Several residents have inquired what treatment protocols are being implemented. The good news is that Canton has obtained great results by using under...

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

Canton Parks 2021 Pavilion Rental Information

Pavilion Spotlight Photo

Starting Tuesday, February 2, 2021, at 9 a.m., Canton Leisure Services will begin accepting online reservations from Canton residents for its open-air pavilions  located in Heritage Park and Freedom Park, as well as other Canton Park amenities th...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

REC Your Month Video Update for March 2021

Rec Your Month Web Spotlight

Find out what's happening in the world of Parks and Recreation in Canton as we now "REC Your Month" with new virtual/online programs and more!  Check out this short video segment to stay informed about new programs from Canton ...

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Posted on: December 19, 2019

Canton Parks & Recreation Smoking Ban Ordinance Clarification

Heritage Park Drone Photo

As of January 1, 2020, all of Canton Leisure Services facilities and parks located in Canton, MI, are now smoke-free properties except for the designated areas located at Pheasant Run Golf Club and Fellows Creek Golf Club.

Smoking will continue to be permi...

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

Public Safety Records Bureau Has Modified Its Office Hours

Canton Public Safety Logo

In an effort to provide additional hours of operation to the public, the Public Safety Records Bureau has modified its office hours.  The office is now open:

Mondays:  8 am - 6 pmTuesdays: 10 am - 8 pmWednesdays: 8 am - 6 pmThursdays: ...

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Recruiting

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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

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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

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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: March 2, 2021

Adult Spring Softball Leagues Now Forming

CSC Softball Spotlight Photo

The Canton Sports Center is once again offering adult double-header softball leagues at our 12-diamond complex, located at 46555 West Michigan Avenue.  

2021 registration is now open for Spring Session for leagues including: recreational, corporat...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Canton Sports Center Facility Now Open For Business

Canton Sports Center

Revised business operations are now underway at the Canton Sports Center, with a range of safety measures in place to protect all participants, visitors, and staff. 

The sports center will be open for modified tournaments while adhering to social ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Canton Leisure Services Cancellations and Refunds Information

Canton Leisure Services

As a result of Canton Township facility closures to combat the spread of COVID-19, Canton Leisure Services has established the following processes to issue refunds and credits based on the following criteria:

•All Summit on the Park memberships, including ...

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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

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Access permits and applications for various services in Canton.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Safe Community

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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

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

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill Facility Update

Village Theater Seating

In light of recent changes to the State of Michigan Executive Orders, The Village Theater at Cherry Hill understands that the community may be eager to learn more about current and future facility reopening plans. While some restrictions will be lifted as...

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News - Village Theater
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Canton Leisure Services Cancellations and Refunds Information

Canton Leisure Services

As a result of Canton Township facility closures to combat the spread of COVID-19, Canton Leisure Services has established the following processes to issue refunds and credits based on the following criteria:

•All Summit on the Park memberships, including ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Village Theater Facility Closed Until Further Notice

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill is currently closed until further notice, including all performances, classes, programs, special events, and other services at this location. For facility updates, please visit cantonvillagetheater.org.

For complete Canto...

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

About the Theater

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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: 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 - 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

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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 - 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

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Prescription Drug Drop Box

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Prescription Drug Drop Box permanently located in the lobby of the Public Safety Headquarters Building.

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Protect your belongings

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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

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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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 - 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

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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

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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

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 - Village Theater

News Flash

Posted on: February 18, 2021

Summit on the Park Unveils New Lending Sled Library

Photo of Summit Sledding Library participant using a sled

As area residents dig out from the remnants of a large snowstorm, Canton’s Summit on the Park unveiled its ‘Lending Sled Library’ that offers passersby a chance to borrow a sled for a spin down a small hill to then return it when they are done. 

T...

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Summit on the Park

News Flash

Posted on: February 25, 2021

Canton Leisure Services Now Hiring Seasonal and Part-Time Employees

We Are Hiring Spotlight Photo

Canton Leisure Services is currently seeking part-time and seasonal employees to work this spring and summer in a variety of challenging and rewarding positions. Canton values the diversity of our workforce and continually strives to provide a wide range ...

Read on...

Summit on the Park News
Posted on: February 18, 2021

Summit on the Park Unveils New Lending Sled Library

Photo of Summit Sledding Library participant using a sled

As area residents dig out from the remnants of a large snowstorm, Canton’s Summit on the Park unveiled its ‘Lending Sled Library’ that offers passersby a chance to borrow a sled for a spin down a small hill to then return it ...

Read on...

Summit on the Park News
Posted on: December 31, 2020

Personal Workout Room Now Available

Summit Personal Workout Room Photo

Are you looking for a fitness outlet, but don't yet feel comfortable working out in a full fitness center environment? The Summit now has a personal workout room available that will provide an individual, couple, or fam...

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Summit on the Park News
Posted on: February 25, 2021

REC Your Month Video Update for March 2021

Rec Your Month Web Spotlight

Find out what's happening in the world of Parks and Recreation in Canton as we now "REC Your Month" with new virtual/online programs and more!  Check out this short video segment to stay informed about new programs from Canton Leisure S...

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Posted on: February 10, 2021

Canton Farmers Market to Host Off-Season Markets at Summit on the Park

FM Off Season Market Web Spotlight

The Canton Farmers Market will return with special Off-Season Markets in February, March, and April at the Summit on the Park community recreation center, with COVID-19 safety protocols in place. The Markets will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, ...

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

Important Summit Reopening Information

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We are excited to welcome everyone back to the Summit on the Park starting October 5th! When we open our doors, we do so with your safety as our top priority. Below please find information to help you navigate the operating protocols governing our reopeni...

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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...

Read on...

Summit on the Park Spotlights

News Flash

Posted on: October 1, 2020

Village Theater Facility Update

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill

In light of recent changes to the State of Michigan Executive Orders, The Village Theater at Cherry Hill understands that the community may be eager to learn more about current and future facility reopening plans. While some restrictions will be lifted as...

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