City News

FREE City Dumpster Day

October 18, 2017 

Join us Saturday, Nov. 4, to clean up Canton! The City of Canton’s “Dumpster Days” is a great opportunity for any Canton resident to dispose of trash, unwanted items, up to 10 tires per resident and recycle many electronics free of charge at City Hall (151 Elizabeth St.) from 8 a.m. to noon the first Saturday of each month.

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Historic Jones Building Update

October 11, 2017 

Very few commercial buildings in Cherokee County can boast the age of the historic Jones Building in downtown Canton. The massive building that would stand as a city block in many communities anchors the eastern side of Cannon Park. The building has served as the focal point of the central business district since 1879, when it originally opened as the Jones Mercantile.

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Canton 2040: Land Use Plan Update

October 5, 2017 

Join us at the upcoming Community Workshop as we identify and discuss Needs and Strategies to guide the direction of the City's Comprehensive Plan on Thursday, October 12 at City Hall from 6-8 p.m.

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Trash Service Delay

September 11, 2017 

Waste Management Trash service will be delayed one day.

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Tax Digest Advertisement 2017

July 19, 2017 

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Canton Farmers Market

June 8, 2017 

Come downtown this summer through Oct. 28 for the Canton Farmers Market! Stop by each Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the best in home grown produce, fresh baked goods, seafood, meat, pasta, eggs and local artisanal items.

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First Fridays!

May 31, 2017 

Join us for the party from 6 to 9 p.m. at First Friday each month through October in Downtown Canton hosted by Canton Main Street! First Friday is always fun for the whole family with a car show, live music, a free bounce house, food and beverages to delight and wonderful local shopping!

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Dumpster Days

May 23, 2017 

The City of Canton’s “Dumpster Days” is a great opportunity for any Canton resident to help Code Enforcement and dispose of trash, unwanted items and up to 10 tires per resident free of charge at City Hall (151 Elizabeth St.). Don't miss the next Dumpster Day, each from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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Glass no longer accepted in single stream recycling program

March 1, 2017 

Glass bottles, jars and containers will no longer be accepted in the City of Canton’s single stream recycling program. Glass was recently removed from single stream recycling due to the decreased value to recycle the material. Area glass processors are no longer able to accept glass because mixed glass from single stream recycling collections and processing operations have been rejected by secondary processors and as a result has no marketable value. T

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