Posted on: November 30, 2016

Canton To Host Annual Tree Lighting Celebration at Summit on The Park

Kick off the holiday season with Canton’s annual Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration which will be held on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at the Summit on the Park, located at 46000 Summit Parkway, Canton, MI.

Join in the festivities from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Canton Historical Society to Host 4th Annual Holiday Tea

 Area residents are encouraged to take part in the Canton Historical Society’s Fourth Annual Christmas Tea at the Bartlett-Travis House, one of Canton’s oldest homes in the Canton community that will be festively decorated for the...

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Posted on: October 31, 2016

"No Child Without A Christmas" Giving Campaign Underway In Canton, MI

This holiday season, the Canton Goodfellows are teaming up with Canton Leisure Services to help make things brighter for needy families in the Canton community with its "No Child Without a Christmas" campaign.

A special Magic and Comedy Fun...Read on...


Posted on: December 1, 2016

Canton Planning Commission

CANTON TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION - REGULAR MEETING

Canton Township Administration Building

1150 Canton Center South

(734) 394-5170

Monday, December 5, 2016

7:00 P.M.

CALL TO ORDER

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

ROLL CALL: Okon, Dodson, Engel, Greene, Perkins and Zuber

AP...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Notice to the Public - Board of Trustees Study Session December 6, 2016

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The Meeting of the Board of Trustees

Regular Study Session

Scheduled for December 6, 2016

Has Been Cancelled

 

The next Scheduled meeting of the Board of Trustees

will be held December 13, ...

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

Notice of Township 2017 Meetings

 

Canton Township Board of Trustees:

Meeting schedule for the year 2017 as follows: first, second, third, fourth, and fifth Tuesday of each month. Regular Meetings scheduled for Board of Trustees will be held, at 7:00 p.m. at the Charter Township of Ca...

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

Notice to the Public

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTON

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

THE MEETING OF THE MERIT COMMISSION SCHEDULED FOR

MONDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2016

HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2016

Posted on: November 30, 2016

Notice to the Public

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

 

     THE MEETING OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES      

SCHEDULED FOR

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 27, 2016

 

Has Been Cancelled

THE NEXT SCHEDULED REGULAR SESSION OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES

WILL BE HELD ON TUESDAY, JAUAR...

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

Notice of Public Hearing Charter Township of Canton Planning Commission

PLANNING COMMISSIONCHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTON
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO THE ZONING ORDINANCE OF THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTON, WAYNE COUNTY, MICHIGAN.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Michigan Public Act 110 of 2006, of ...Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: November 10, 2016

Notice of Public Hearing Charter Township of Canton Planning Commission

PLANNING COMMISSIONCHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTON
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Michigan Public Act 110 of 2006, of the State of Michigan, as amended, and pursuant to the Zoning Ordinance of the Charter Township of ...Read on...

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

Charter Township of Canton Notice of Public Hearing

Canton Township Public Notice

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTON
1150 S. Canton Center RoadCanton, MI 48188
734-394-5100

NOTICE TO PUBLICBOARD OF REVIEW

Notice is hereby given by the undersigned, Michael Siegrist, Clerk of the Charter Township of ...Read on...

Posted on: November 10, 2016

Zoning Board of Appeals Agenda December 8, 2016

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTON
ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS AGENDA DECEMBER 8, 2016
Notice is hereby given that there will be a meeting of the Zoning Board of Appeals THURSDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2016 at 7:00 PM. The meeting will be held in the Board Room at the To...Read on...

Posted on: November 10, 2016

Planning Commission 2017 Meeting Schedule

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTONPLANNING COMMISSION
2017 MEETING SCHEDULE

At the Meeting of November 14, 2016, the Planning Commission of the Charter Township of Canton adopted the following meeting schedule for 2017:

January 9, February 6, March 6...Read on...

Posted on: April 19, 2016

Charter Township of Canton Access to Public Meetings

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTON
ACCESS TO PUBLIC MEETINGS

The Charter Township of Canton will provide necessary, reasonable auxiliary aids and services to individuals with disabilities at the meeting/hearing upon notice to the Charter Township of Canton....Read on...

Posted on: November 5, 2015

Charter Township of Canton Planning Commission 2016 Meeting Schedule

At the Meeting of November 2, 2015, the Planning Commission of the Charter Township of Canton adopted the following meeting schedule for 2016:
January 11, February 1, March 14, April 4, May 9, June 6, July 11, August 8, September 12, October 3, November ...Read on...

Posted on: December 31, 2015

Notice to the Public - Historic District Commission Meeting Dates 2016

Canton Historic District Commission:
The Canton Historic District Commission meetings are held quarterly at 7:00 p.m. at the Cherry Hill School, 50440 Cherry Hill Road, Canton, Michigan. Unless posted otherwise, the scheduled dates are as follows: Wed...Read on...

Posted on: December 31, 2015

Notice to the Public - Board of Trustees Meetings 2016


Meeting schedule for the year 2016 as follows: first, second, third, fourth, and fifth Tuesday of each month. Regular Meetings scheduled for Board of Trustees will be held, at 7:00 p.m. at the Charter Township of Canton Administration Building, Board...Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2015

Notice to the Public - Zoning Board of Appeals

The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Zoning Board of Appeals will be held on Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. in the Board Room at the Administration Building located at 1150 S. Canton Center Rd., Canton, Michigan AT 7:00 P.M. Read on...

Posted on: March 16, 2016

Notice to Cut Noxious Weeds

"Notice To Cut Noxious Weeds"

Charter Township Of Canton

To The Owner Or Occupant Or Any Person Or Persons, Firm Or
Corporation Having Charge Of Any Land In The CharterTownship Of Canton:

Notice is hereby given that all noxious weeds...Read on...

Posted on: February 17, 2016

Notice To Residents Charter Township of Canton


If you experience an overflow or backup of a sewage disposal system or storm water system, you must file a written claim with the Charter Township of Canton, Division of Public Works within 45 days after the overflow or backup was discovered. Notice ...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2015

Canton Township Zoning Board of Appeals:

The Zoning Board of Appeals normally meets on the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Charter Township of Canton Administration Building, Board of Trustees meeting room, First Floor, 1150 Canton Center South, Canton, Michigan. Unless post...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2015

Canton Township Planning Commission:

The Planning Commission meets on the first Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Charter Township of Canton Administration Building, Board of Trustees meeting room, First Floor, 1150 Canton Center South, Canton, Michigan. Unless posted otherwise, th...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2015

Canton Township Merit Commission:

The Merit Commission meets on the fourth Monday of each month at 5:00 p.m. at the Charter Township of Canton Administration Building, Lower Level – Room C, 1150 Canton Center South, Canton, Michigan. Unless posted otherwise, the scheduled dates are as ...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2015

Canton Historic District Commission:

The Canton Historic District Commission meetings are held quarterly at 7:00 p.m. at the Cherry Hill School, 50440 Cherry Hill Road, Canton, Michigan. Unless posted otherwise, the scheduled dates are as follows: Wednesday – January 7, 2015
Wednesday...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2015

Canton Downtown Development Authority

The Canton Downtown Development Authority meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 8:00 a.m. in the Charter Township of Canton Administration Building, Supervisor’s Conference Room, 1150 Canton Center South, Canton, Michigan. Unless post...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2015

Canton Commission for Culture, Arts, & Heritage:

The Canton Commission for Culture, Arts, & Heritage meetings are held quarterly at 7:00 p.m. at the Charter Township of Canton Administration Building, Lower Level Room E, 1150 Canton Center South, Canton, Michigan. Unless posted otherwise, the sch...Read on...


Posted on: November 30, 2016

Police investigating reports of two women being groped in parking lot

November 30, 2016, Canton, MI – On Monday, November 28, 2016, at approximately 7 p.m., and again at 9:30 p.m., Canton police officers responded to Lifetime Fitness on Haggerty Road for two separate reports of a female being approached from behin...

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

Police accreditation assessment team invites public comment

November 16, 2016, Canton, MI – A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) will arrive on Monday, November 28, 2016 to examine all aspects of the Canton Police Department’s policies and procedures, ...Read on...

Posted on: November 4, 2016

Local businesses checked for alcohol sales to minors

November 4, 2016, Canton, MI - The Canton Police Department’s Special Enforcement Unit (SEU) conducted alcohol sales checks during the month of October. The special unit utilized a volunteer decoy minor to attempt the purchase alcohol at eight businesses...Read on...

Posted on: November 4, 2016

Sergeant graduates from Police Staff & Command School

November 4, 2016, Canton, MI – Last week Canton Police Sergeant Daniel Traylor successfully completed Eastern Michigan University’s Police Staff & Command School.

EMU’s Staff & Command School is a 360-hour program, designed to provide extensiv...Read on...

Posted on: October 24, 2016

Two Fire Officers Graduate from Staff & Command School

October 24, 2016, Canton, MI – Last week, Canton Fire Department’s Fire Marshal John Oltman and Captain William Wisler successfully completed Fire Staff & Command School at Eastern Michigan University.

The EMU Staff and Command School is a comprehe...Read on...

Posted on: October 24, 2016

Police Department announces the retirement of Deputy Chief

October 24, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department announces the retirement of Deputy Chief Scott Hilden, following a 24-year career with the agency.

Deputy Chief Hilden was hired by the police department in 1992 as a patrol officer. He was p...Read on...

Posted on: October 21, 2016

Canton fills to new Deputy Director positions

October 21, 2016, Canton, MI – Following a comprehensive internal assessment process, the Canton Public Safety Department has filled two new Deputy Director positions created as part of the department’s restructuring plan approved in August by the Townshi...Read on...

Posted on: October 11, 2016

Seniors: Safe, Sound & Secure seminar planned

October 10, 2016, Canton, MI – Canton’s Public Safety Department is partnering with Canton Leisure Services to bringing back its annual Seniors: Safe, Sound & Secure seminar on Wednesday, November 2, 2016, from noon - 3 p.m., at the Summit on the Park...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2016

Invitation to attend Coffee with a Cop

September 9, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department has scheduled the following Coffee with a Cop session:

• Wednesday, September 28, 2016, from 9-11 a.m., hosted at Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea, located at 302 N. Canton Center Road, in Cant...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

Special enforcement's target drunk drivers this holiday weekend

September 1, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is joining law enforcement agencies across the state in the Driver Sober or Get Pulled Over drunk driving enforcement campaign. Beginning tomorrow and running through the following weekend, off...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

New police officer sworn-in this week

September 1, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department welcomes its newest police officer, Nicole Harmon, to the department. Harmon took her Oath of Office, administered by Township Clerk Terry Bennett, on Monday with family and friends in attendance. ...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

House fire

September 1, 2016, Canton, MI – Today at approximately 5:42 a.m., the Canton Fire Department was dispatched to the 700 block of Merrimac for a house fire. While on route, responding units were advised that police officers were on scene and stated flames ...Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2016

Public Safety announces two retirements this week

July 14, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Public Safety Department announces the retirement of two senior command officers. Deputy Police Chief Debra Newsome and Battalion Fire Chief Wendy Stevens are retiring from longstanding careers with their respective...Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2016

School Resource Officer program receives prestigious award

July 14, 2016, Canton, MI – Yesterday, the Canton Police Department was awarded with the 2016 Model Agency Award from the National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO). This prestigious award was accepted by Canton Police Officer David Eyl, at...Read on...

Posted on: July 11, 2016

Emergency Fire Order is Canceled

July 11, 2016, Canton, MI – Due to the Michigan DNR’s fire rating for our area being reduced to “Moderate”, Canton’s Emergency Fire Order has been canceled effective 9 a.m. today. Recreational fires are now permitted in accordance with local ordinance.
...Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2016

Fire Department cautions residents on dry conditions and outdoor activities

June 28, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Fire Department would like to caution the public on the increased risk of fire danger due to the dry conditions our area is experiencing.

“With the upcoming holiday weekend, residents should take extra precautions...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2016

Sergeant graduates from Police Staff & Command School

June 22, 2016, Canton, MI – Last week, Canton Police Sergeant Eric Kolke successfully completed Police Staff & Command School at Michigan State University.

The MSU Staff & Command School is a 400-hour program, designed to provide extensive tr...Read on...

Posted on: June 20, 2016

Use of Fireworks in Canton

June 20, 2016, Canton, MI – With Independence Day fast approaching, the Canton Public Safety Department reminds residents of the Township’s ordinance regarding the discharge of novelties, low-impact fireworks and consumer fireworks that states:

(a) Exc...Read on...

Posted on: June 7, 2016

Prescription Drug Drop Box now available 24/7

June 7, 2016, Canton, MI – Due to the overwhelming response observed during the Drug Enforcement Agency’s semi-annual Prescription Drug Drop Box program, the Canton Police Department has installed a permanent drop box for individuals to dispose of unused ...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

New police officer sworn-in this week

New police officer sworn-in this week

May 26, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department welcomes its newest police officer, Joseph Doll, to the department. Doll was sworn in by Township Clerk Terry Bennett on Monday morning with his family in at...Read on...

Posted on: May 17, 2016

Honor Guard's Memorial Day Service

May 17, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Fire Department’s Honor Guard will be hosting a Memorial Day service to be held on Monday, May 30, 2016, at 10 a.m. The event will take place at the Veteran’s Memorial Center located in Heritage Park (directly behind...Read on...

Posted on: May 17, 2016

Canton Public Safety addresses increased drug use in the community

May 16, 2016, Canton, MI - The Canton Police and Fire Departments have joined forces with local community health organizations and Growth Works, Inc., to address Canton’s slice of the nationwide opioid abuse epidemic. Opioids are a class of drugs derived...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2016

New Public Safety Director Sworn In

May 11, 2016, Canton, MI – Last night, Canton’s new Public Safety Director Joshua C. Meier was sworn-in by Township Clerk Terry Bennett, at the Township’s regular Board meeting. Josh was selected for this top position following a competitive internal pro...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2016

New police officer sworn-in

May 9, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department welcomes its newest police officer, Lamar Frederick, to the department. Frederick took his Oath of Office on Monday with his family in attendance.

All new police officers in Canton are required ...Read on...

Posted on: April 11, 2016

Police Department participates in DEA’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

April 11, 2016, Canton, MI – On Saturday, April 30, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Canton Police Department will take part in a national collaborative effort with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) to remove potentially dangerous prescription drugs from homes...Read on...

Posted on: April 8, 2016

Severe Weather Awareness Week April 10-

April 8, 2016, Canton, MI – Canton Public Safety’s Emergency Management Office is promoting Michigan’s Severe Weather Awareness week by encouraging everyone to review thunderstorm, lightning and tornado safety precautions.

“Residents should not be co...Read on...

Posted on: March 22, 2016

Coyote attacks small dog in Canton

Coyote attacks small dog in Canton

March 22, 2016, Canton, MI – This past weekend, a Canton resident reported one of his small Bichon Frise dogs had been attacked by a coyote. The owner let two dogs out into his backyard in the area of Saltz & Bec...Read on...

Posted on: February 12, 2016

Warming centers available in Canton

The Canton Public Safety Department would like to inform the public that the Summit on the Park located at 46000 Summit Parkway and the Canton Public Library will be open as Warming Centers.

Hours: Canton Public Library
1200 Canton Center ...Read on...

Posted on: February 11, 2016

New police officer sworn-in this week

February 11, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department welcomes its newest police officer, Robert Pasick, to the department. Pasick took his Oath of Office on Monday, administered by Township Clerk Terry Bennett.

All new police officers in Can...Read on...

Posted on: February 8, 2016

Partners in your Safety Informational Meetings Scheduled

February 8, 2016, Canton, MI – Individuals interested in the new Partners in your Safety program are invited to attend one of the upcoming informational meetings being held at the Summit on the Park, 46000 Summit Parkway. Upcoming dates include February ...Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2016

Canton to host Citizens Police Academy

February 5, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is planning its next Citizens Police Academy for individuals who are interested in acquiring insight and knowledge on how the police department works to serve the Canton community.

Individuals...Read on...

Posted on: February 2, 2016

Update: Bank Robbery

February 2, 2016, Canton, MI – Yesterday, 26-year old Canton resident Damon Ross Davis, Jr., was arraigned in 35th District Court on one count of Bank Robbery and one count of Robbery Armed, both punishable by life or an term of years.

The Canton Polic...Read on...

Posted on: December 16, 2015

New police officer sworn-in

December 16, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department welcomes its newest police officer, Nabil Syed, to the department. Syed took his Oath of Office on Monday, administered by Canton Township Clerk Terry Bennett.

All new police officers in Can...Read on...

Posted on: December 16, 2015

Keeping Canton safe one neighborhood at a time

December 16, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is kicking off its new program, Partners in Your Safety. This program is designed to build a partnership with law enforcement and neighborhoods, promoting problem solving and creating safer nei...Read on...

Posted on: December 15, 2015

Sterling Heights man charged with Criminal Sexual Conduct involving a minor

December 15, 2015, Canton, MI – Joseph A. Apato, 41-years old from Sterling Heights, was arraigned last Friday in 35th District Court on the following charges:

• Two counts of Criminal Sexual Conduct First Degree (Person under 13 years of age); a felon...Read on...

Posted on: December 10, 2015

Four suspects charged with B&E of business

December 10, 2015, Canton, MI – On Sunday night the Canton Police Department received an alarm notification of a break-in at Wayne Lawn & Garden on Michigan Avenue. Officers arrived on scene and observed individuals running from the building. Two of...Read on...

Posted on: July 16, 2015

Charges issued against individuals operating marijuana dispensary in Canton

July 16, 2015, Canton, MI – In September, 2014, the Western-Wayne Criminal Investigations Unit began an investigation into the Pure Wellness Marijuana Dispensary located at 145 N. Haggerty Road, in Canton. Over the course of the next six months, unit det...Read on...

Posted on: June 25, 2015

New firefighter/paramedic sworn in

June 25, 2015, Canton, MI – Canton Public Safety welcomes its newest firefighter/paramedic, Eric Walter, to the department. Walter was sworn-in by Canton Township Clerk Terry Bennett on June 22, 2015.

All new firefighter/paramedics in Canton are req...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2015

Invitation to attend Coffee with a Cop

June 23, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department has scheduled the following Coffee with a Cop session:

•Friday, July 17, 2015, from 9-11 a.m. at Village Coney Island, 47182 Michigan Avenue

These on-going sessions are open to the public and...Read on...

Posted on: May 21, 2015

Emergency traffic order issued for special conditions

May 21, 2015, Canton, MI – In accordance with the Uniform Traffic Code for cities, townships and villages, R28.1127, Rule 127, the Director of Public Safety has issued the following traffic order as related to the Canton Cup Soccer Tournament:

Due to s...Read on...

Posted on: May 18, 2015

Two new police officers sworn in today

May 18, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department welcomes its newest police officers, Kenneth Kleszcz and Kenneth Montone, to the department. Both new officers took their Oaths of Office this morning with friends and family present.

All new p...Read on...

Posted on: May 15, 2015

New firefighter/paramedics sworn-in

May 15, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Fire Department welcomes its newest firefighter/paramedics, Gregory Derby and Samuel Wieland, to the department. Derby and Wieland took their Oaths of Office on May 11, 2015, administered by Canton Township Clerk Ter...Read on...

Posted on: May 14, 2015

Missing person alert

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May 14, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is investigating a missing 35-year old male named Christopher Raymond Lindberg. Lindberg was staying with a relative in Canton, who last had contact with him on April 13, 2015.

Anyone who has see...Read on...

Posted on: May 13, 2015

Invitation to attend Coffee with a Cop session

May 13, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department has scheduled the following Coffee with a Cop session:

• Friday, June 5, from 10 a.m. – noon, at Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park, 42550 Executive Drive (Note: Kids will be permitted to j...Read on...

Posted on: April 23, 2015

Sexual Assault Awareness Month Open House

April 23, 2015, Canton, MI – First Step, a non-profit organization to reduce the incidence of domestic and sexual violence, is partnering with the Canton Police Department to host a Sexual Assault Awareness Open House, on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, from 5...Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2015

New firefighter sworn in

April 21, 2015, Canton, MI – Canton Public Safety welcomes its newest firefighter/paramedic, Bernard Brosnan, to the department. Brosnan took his Oath of Office on April 20, 2015.

All new firefighter/paramedics in Canton are required to successfully...Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2015

Troy man faces numerous criminal sexual conduct charges involving a minor

April 21, 2015, Canton, MI – Brett Christopher Lloyd, a 42-year old Troy resident, was arraigned Saturday on six counts of Criminal Sexual Conduct involving a victim age 13-15 years old. Five of the six charges are felonies, each punishable by up to 15 y...Read on...

Posted on: April 8, 2015

Canton police join campaign to bring awareness to the dangers of distracted driving

April 8, 2015, Canton, MI – In an effort to make our roads safer, the Canton Police Department has joined the national “One Text or Call Could Wreck it All” campaign to educate the public on the dangers of distracted driving in our community.

While any...Read on...

Posted on: April 7, 2015

New police officer sworn-in

April 6, 2015, Canton, MI – Canton Public Safety welcomes its newest police officer, Corey Altheim, to the department. Altheim received his Oath of Office on March 30th, with family present.

All new police officers in Canton are required to successf...Read on...

Posted on: March 17, 2015

Arrest made in connection to thefts from garages

March 17, 2015, Canton, MI – Paul Allen Ziolkowski, age 42 from Inkster, was arraigned in 35th District Court last Friday on three charges of Breaking & Entering, each a 10-year felony, along with a Habitual Offender Second Offense charge.

Last mon...Read on...

Posted on: March 13, 2015

New police officer sworn-in

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March 12, 2015, Canton, MI – Canton Public Safety welcomes its newest police officer, Ziad Elias, to the department. Elias received his Oath of Office on February 23, 2015, with family and friends present.

All new police officers in Canton are requi...Read on...

Posted on: March 10, 2015

IRS and identity theft scams continue to be prevalent

March 10, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department continues to receive calls and reports of attempted phone scams from residents who are contacted by someone impersonating a representative of the IRS, INS, or other government agency.

Police off...Read on...

Posted on: March 10, 2015

Canton man charged for attack on family member

March 10, 2015, Canton, MI – Michael Wayne McCauley, 48, was arraigned in 35th District Court yesterday on three charges including Assault with Intent to do Great Bodily Harm less than Murder, a 10-year felony; Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Felonious A...Read on...

Posted on: March 9, 2015

Canton firefighters participate in Fight for Air Climb

March 5, 2015, Canton, MI – Last Sunday, eight Canton firefighters participated in the Fight for Air Climb charity event, raising money for the American Lung Association.

Firefighters climbed 70 flights of stairs at the Detroit Renaissance Center, wear...Read on...

Posted on: February 27, 2015

Canton offers Citizens Police Academy

February 27, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is planning a new Citizens Police Academy for individuals who are interested in acquiring insight and knowledge on how the police department works to serve the Canton community.

Individuals a...Read on...

Posted on: February 26, 2015

Canton Public Safety hosting local law enforcement community forum to promote mutual understanding

February 26, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Public Safety Department is hosting an open forum bringing members of the community and law enforcement together to discuss topics of interest in Canton. This event will be held on Tuesday, March 31, 2015, from ...Read on...

Posted on: February 18, 2015

Extreme cold necessitates warming station and need for extra caution

February 18, 2015, Canton, MI – Fire officials are reminding residents to be cautious during the extreme cold temperatures this week. Stay indoors if possible. If you go outside, wear weather protective gear, and understand the colder the temperature, t...Read on...

Posted on: February 4, 2015

Fire hydrants should be cleared of snow

February 4, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Fire Department is reminding the community of Canton’s ordinance requiring three feet (3’) of unobstructed access around all fire hydrants. This includes snow that has accumulated or piled up and is blocking hydr...Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2015

Local man arraigned on B&E charges

January 29, 2015, Canton, MI – Canton resident Spencer Jurcak Hall, age 24, is charged with (2) counts of Breaking & Entering a Building with Intent, a 10-year felony, and (1) count of Attempt Breaking & Entering a Building with Intent, a 5-year f...Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2015

Fatal house fire

UPDATE: January 29, 2015, Canton, MI - The victim has been identified, but at the request of the family, the information will not be released to the public.

ORIGINAL: January 28, 2015, Canton, MI – At approximately 4:00 a.m. the Canton Fire Departmen...Read on...

Posted on: January 15, 2015

Police warn of current crime trend: thefts from residential garages left open or unlocked

January 15, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is putting residents on notice of a current crime trend occurring in the community. Over the past two months, there have been continual reports of thefts from open or unlocked residential garage...Read on...

Posted on: January 12, 2015

Two house fires in Canton

January 9, 2015, Canton, MI – This morning at approximately 10 a.m., Canton received a 9-1-1 call reporting a house fire in the 47000 block of Waddington. Firefighters arrived on scene of the single family residence with smoke visible from the attached g...Read on...

Posted on: January 9, 2015

Public Safety Director Todd Mutchler sworn in as new president of regional police chief association

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(Pictured left to right: Former president Police Chief Bruce Smith, Chesterfield Twp; new president Director Todd L. Mutchler)

January 9, 2015, Canton, MI – Canton Public Safety Director Todd L. Mutchler has been sworn-in as President of the Southeast...Read on...

Posted on: October 8, 2014

Unidentified female suspected of theft from students at Canton High School

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October 8, 2014, Canton, MI – Police are releasing a surveillance photo of an unidentified female who is suspected of entering Canton High School’s athletic building and taking cash from wallets found in book bags and purses in the hallway, athletic offic...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

Police ask for assistance with identity of two suspects

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October 6, 2014, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is asking for assistance from the public with identifying the male and female pictured in the attached surveillance photos. The two are suspected of identity theft and debit card fraud.

If y...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

Police seek assitance with ID of suspect

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October 6, 2014, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is asking for assistance from the public with identifying the male pictured in the attached surveillance photo. The male is suspected of check fraud.

If you recognize this man, please contac...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

Fire Prevention Week October 5-11

October 6, 2014, Canton, MI – Working smoke alarms can make a life-saving difference in a fire. That’s the message behind this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives: Test Yours Every Month!”

Along with firefighters and ...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2014

Police seek help with ID of suspect

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September 30, 2014, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is asking for assistance from the public with identifying the black female pictured in attached surveillance photos. The female is suspected of committing numerous credit card frauds in Canton...Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2014

Federal declaration allows for aid to flood victims in Wayne County

Canton residents affected by the flood event that occurred on August 11, 2014, are eligible to apply for Federal Aid. Below is a summary of what assistance is available:

Assistance for affected individuals and families can include as required:

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

Indoor Volleyball Teams Forming at the Summit on the Park

Calling all volleyball players! Volleyball registration is open for registration for 6 person teams in Coed Recreational and Women's teams. Coed Recreational will play on Sunday evenings at the Summit starting in January. For league pricing and other ...Read on...


Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

Canton To Host Annual Tree Lighting Celebration at Summit on The Park

 Kick off the holiday season with Canton’s annual Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration which will be held on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at the Summit on the Park, located at 46000 Summit Parkway, Canton, MI.

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Swim with Santa Special Holiday Event

Join Santa for a dip in the Summit Aquatic Center on Saturday, December 3 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Summit Aquatic Center, located at 46000 Summit Parkway.  Participants will be able to get their picture taken with Santa and share their...

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Posted on: August 29, 2016

Fall/Winter Program Registration Underway

This fall and winter, Canton leisure Services continues to offer a wide variety of programs, activities and events for all ages and abilities. Whatever your interest, there's something for everyone! Be sure to take a moment to peruse this latest edition o...Read on...

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

Canton’s International Festival To Feature Verdi Opera Theatre of Michigan Singers

Once again, Canton’s International Festival returns to The Village Theater at Cherry Hill on Saturday, November 19, 2016, from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.One of the many featured performances slated to take place at 1 p.m. during the International Festival is a...Read on...

Posted on: October 31, 2016

The Village Theater At Cherry Hill To Exhibit Paintings of Durwood Coffey

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The Village Theater at Cherry Hill is pleased to present over 20 paintings by artist Durwood Coffey. The exhibit will run November 1-29, 2016, in the Gallery@VT, located at 50400 Cherry Hill Road in Canton, MI 48187.

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