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Posted on: February 27, 2020

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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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.

Saf...

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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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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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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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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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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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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: January 28, 2020

Applications accepted during the month of February for Citizens Police Academy

January 28, 2020, Canton, MI – The Canton Public Safety 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,...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: January 18, 2020

Canton issues a snow emergency

January 18, 2020, Canton, MI – Effective Saturday, January 18, at 9 a.m., through Sunday, January 19, 2020, at Noon, a Snow Emergency is hereby declared for the Charter Township of Canton by Public Safety Director Joshua C. Meier.In accordance w...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: December 11, 2019

Suspect charged with arson of home

December 11, 2019, Canton, MI – Jason Michael Wilkinson was arraigned yesterday in 35th District Court on two charges related to a residential structure fire that occurred on Crestmont Drive, in February, 2019. 

Wilkinson, 38 from Waterf...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: December 9, 2019

Police Department's Juvenile Diversion Program

December 9, 2019, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department, working in conjunction with Growth Works and the Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office, has implemented a new Juvenile Diversion Program. The one- year “pilot”...

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Posted on: December 9, 2019

Suspect arrested and charged with theft from vehicles

Update - Suspect charged

December 9, 2019 – Canton, MI – This weekend, suspect Kevin William Chenevare-Lowery, Jr., age 19, from Ypsilanti, was arraigned on three charges related to the below incident on December 6.  Charges in...

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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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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Location and Demographics

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

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

COVID-19 Resource Hotline

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Canton has a COVID-19 Resource Center hotline intended to be used as a request for emergency resources for individuals who are homebound, seniors, and individuals with disabilities. Those needing assistance are encouraged to leave their name, phone number...

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Canton Township
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Canton Board of Trustees Sworn In

2020 Board swearing in

The newly elected Canton Board of Trustees was sworn in by Judge Mark Slavens on Friday, November 20. The three full-time elected officials are Supervisor Anne Marie Graham-Hudak, Treasurer Dian Slavens, and Clerk Michael Siegrist. The Board members inclu...

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Posted on: November 20, 2020

Drop Box Available 24/7

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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: November 3, 2020

Unofficial Election Results

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Canton General ElectionTue. November 03, 2020Polls open 7 am - 8 pm(Results will be posted followingthe closing of the polls at 8 pm)

View unofficial results from the November 3 election

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Canton Township
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Summit on the Park’s Aquatic Center Currently Closed For Renovation

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The Summit on the Park’s Aquatic Center, part of Canton's premier fitness and recreation destination since 1996, is currently closed for major renovations and is expected to re-open in early 2021.  

This $1.5 million renovation project will includ...

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Canton Township
Posted on: November 17, 2020

Canton Administration Building open by appointment only

Admin open by appointment only

As of Wednesday, November 18, the Canton Administration Building will be closed to the public for drop-in service. Many services will remain by appointment only.

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Posted on: November 17, 2020

Canton Leisure Services To Modify Programs Impacted by “Pause To Save Lives” Order

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Canton Leisure Services has enacted the following programming modifications in response to the latest mandates from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) “Pause to Save Lives” Order. Please be advised that these ...

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

Hydrocorp Continues Testing on Residential Irrigation Systems

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Hydrocorp is continuing inspections on residential irrigation systems (in-ground sprinklers) as part of Canton’s Residential Cross Connection Control Program. It’s a quick inspection of the sprinklers backflow on the outside of your ho...

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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: April 18, 2011

Clubhouse

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

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Get Your 2021 Annual Passes By December 18th and Save!

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A limited number of annual passes are available for the 2021 season. Purchase an Annual Golf Pass at Pheasant Run Golf Club before December 18, 2020 and save 10% off the full pass price. Golf pass includes unlimited golf & golf cart fees and other ben...

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Driving Range Now Closed for the Season

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Pheasant Run Golf Club's Driving Range is now closed for the season.  Course play remains open as weather permits. For additional information, call the Pro Shop at 734/397-6460. 

Thank you for another great year of golf on the Dr...

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

Book Your Tee Time Online

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Reservations are now open for Pheasant Run Golf Club.  Book your tee time today!

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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

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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: November 17, 2020

Canton Leisure Services To Modify Programs Impacted by “Pause To Save Lives” Order

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Canton Leisure Services has enacted the following programming modifications in response to the latest mandates from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) “Pause to Save Lives” Order. Please be advised that these ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

Winter Wonderland Walks December 4th-6th

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Winter Wonderland Walk

Days may be getting shorter, but winter can be wonderful! Get bundled up, grab your flashlight, and a thermos of hot cocoa, and head to Pheasant Run Golf Course for a very special two-mile Winter Wonderland Walk. Enjoy luminaries and...

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

18th Annual Virtual Turkey Trot Registration

Turkey Trot Runners at the starting line of the Race

Runners and Walkers can keep Canton’s family Thanksgiving tradition alive by participating in the 18th Annual Turkey Trot For a Cause virtual event.  Registration is now open and runners/walkers can take to their neighborhoods, parks, and trails ...

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Find all the details about this special event.... News - Leisure Services
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Summit on the Park’s Aquatic Center Currently Closed For Renovation

Summit Aquatic Center Lap Pool photo

The Summit on the Park’s Aquatic Center, part of Canton's premier fitness and recreation destination since 1996, is currently closed for major renovations and is expected to re-open in early 2021.  

This $1.5 million renovation project will includ...

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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: 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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Find the specific Ordinance here... News - Leisure Services

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Public Safety Records Bureau Has Modified Its Office Hours

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In an effort to reduce the spread of exposure to COVID-19, the Public Safety Records Bureau has modified its office hours.  The office is open to the public Mondays - Thursdays from 8:30 am - 4 pm.  The lobby is being restricted to two c...

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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

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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: November 18, 2020

2020 Virtual Turkey Trot Video Updates

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Attention Turkey Trotters!

Before you lace up your running shoes, be sure to check out these video updates regarding the 18th Annual Turkey Trot For a Cause virtual event.  

Thank you to all of the runners and walkers, who are keeping Cant...

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

18th Annual Virtual Turkey Trot Registration

Turkey Trot Runners at the starting line of the Race

Runners and Walkers can keep Canton’s family Thanksgiving tradition alive by participating in the 18th Annual Turkey Trot For a Cause virtual event.  Registration is now open and runners/walkers can take to their neighborhoods, parks, and trails ...

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Find all the details about this special event.... News - Sports Center
Posted on: October 21, 2020

18th Annual Virtual Turkey Trot Kickoff Message from Supervisor Pat Williams

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Check out this video where Canton Supervisor Pat Williams officially kicks off this virtual event. So, lace up your running shoes for a good cause, because Canton’s annual Turkey Trot 5 K and 1 Mile is going virtual this year!  

Runners/W...

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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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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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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Posted on: November 18, 2020

Summit to Offer Stay Fit, Stay Home, Stay Virtual Fitness Classes

Photo of Computer featuring Online Yoga Zoom Class

All Summit on the Park group fitness classes have now transitioned to "Stay Fit, Stay Home, Stay Virtual" classes. These online classes are slated to kick off on Wednesday, November 18, 2020. Choose from a variety of sessions, including: Yoga, S...

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Posted on: October 7, 2020

Summit on the Park’s Aquatic Center Currently Closed For Renovation

Summit Aquatic Center Lap Pool photo

The Summit on the Park’s Aquatic Center, part of Canton's premier fitness and recreation destination since 1996, is currently closed for major renovations and is expected to re-open in early 2021.  

This $1.5 million renovation ...

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Summit on the Park News
Posted on: October 9, 2019

18th Annual Virtual Turkey Trot Registration

Turkey Trot Runners at the starting line of the Race

Runners and Walkers can keep Canton’s family Thanksgiving tradition alive by participating in the 18th Annual Turkey Trot For a Cause virtual event.  Registration is now open and runners/walkers can take to their neighborhoods, parks, a...

Read on...

Find all the details about this special event.... Summit on the Park News
Posted on: November 17, 2020

Canton Leisure Services To Modify Programs Impacted by “Pause To Save Lives” Order

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Canton Leisure Services has enacted the following programming modifications in response to the latest mandates from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) “Pause to Save Lives” Order. Please be advised that these changes will go into...

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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: September 20, 2020

Summit on the Park Now Open To Members

Summit on the Park

The Summit on the Park Fitness Center, Canton’s premier fitness and recreation destination since 1996, is now open to members after closing for over six months due to the global pandemic.

All members will once again have access to strength and fitness equi...

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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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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

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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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