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Posted on: June 14, 2021

Tell us what you think of the Canton Public Safety Department

June 14, 2021, Canton, MI – The Canton Public Safety Department would like to hear how they’re doing.  Over the next month, the department is offering the opportunity to rate its police, fire, EMS, and ordinance services. &...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Police vehicle involved in rollover crash

June 10, 2021, Canton, MI – Today at approximately 8 a.m., a police vehicle was involved in a rollover crash at the intersection of Ford and Haggerty Road, as it was responding to another rollover accident on I-275.  Two additional vehi...

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Posted on: May 27, 2021

Police investigate suspicious phone threat

May 27, 2021, Canton, MI – Earlier this afternoon, an unknown person called in a bomb threat against Plymouth High School.  Upon being notified of the threat, school officials and the Canton Police Department assessed the situation and ...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Temporary Traffic Order Issued for Special Conditions

Due to safety concerns for pedestrians and motorists, the speed limit on Denton Road shall be 25 MPH from 1,000 feet north of Proctor Road to 1,000 feet south of the southern boundary of Independence Park, during the following listed times of the Canton C...

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

Memorial Day Service Hosted by the Canton Fire Department

May 21, 2021, Canton, MI - The Canton Fire and Police Department’s Honor Guard will be hosting a Memorial Day service to be held on Monday, May 31, 2021, at 10 a.m.  The event will take place at the Veteran’s Memorial Center l...

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

Police Department Announces Retirement

May 19, 2021, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department announces the retirement of Sergeant Dale Waltz at the end of the month.  

Waltz began his 25-year career with the department in 1996 as a Public Safety Service Officer (PSSO), perf...

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Police Transparency and Guidance Subcommittee being formed in Canton

April 29, 2021, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department in collaboration with the Canton Coalition for Inclusive Communities (CCIC) has developed a new initiative called the Police Transparency and Guidance Subcommittee. This group will opera...

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Posted on: March 26, 2021

New Fire Station #2 Opens this Week

March 22, 2021, Canton, MI – This week firefighters began running operations out of their new Fire Station No. 2, located on Warren Road, just west of Haggerty Road.  

The new building replaces the original Station No. 2 built in the early 1970’s,...

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Posted on: March 26, 2021

Police Department Receives Approval for an Embedded Social Worker Program

March 26, 2021, Canton, MI – The Canton Township Board of Trustees approved the police department for a service contract with Hegira Health for their Embedded Social Worker Program. Led by Township Supervisor Anne Marie Graham-Hudak, the Canton ...

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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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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: 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

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

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

Join the automatic ballot application list

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The next election in Canton is August 2, 2022, but you can sign up today to have a ballot application automatically mailed to you for each election! Simply click on the link below to find out how. 

https://cantonclerk.typeform.co...
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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Canton receives $35,000 grant to develop EV charging station strategic plan

EV Charging

As part of their Planning Assistance Program for Transportation Equity and Sustainable Infrastructure, SEMCOG has awarded Canton $35,000 to develop an Electric Vehicles (EV) strategic plan to site and prepare for the installation of EV charging stations i...

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Posted on: May 14, 2021

Face Masks Strongly Encouraged While Inside All Canton Township Facilities

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Effective immediately, visitors to all Canton Township facilities are strongly encouraged to wear a face-covering regardless of their vaccination status.  This change is being made due to the high spread associated with the COVID-19 Delta variant...

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Posted on: July 27, 2021

Residential Yard Waste Collections move to Saturday

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Beginning Saturday, August 28, GFL will consolidate all residential yard waste collections to Saturday.  This change will be effective August 28 through October 30.  GFL is making this change in an effort to remain current on residential...

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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...

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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

Outings & Leagues

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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: July 23, 2021

Canton Township Part-Time Wage Incentive Approved

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In an ongoing effort to address recent staffing challenges for attracting new hires, as well as retaining current part-time employees, the Canton Board of Trustees approved a $2.50 hourly wage incentive on July 13, 2021, that is currently in effect throug...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Canton Leisure Services Five Year Recreation Master Plan Now Available For Review

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The Canton Leisure Services Five Year-Recreation Master Plan 2022-2026  is currently available for public review here.  

Hard copies of the Master Plan are also available for review until October 30, 2021, at: the Canton Public Library, 1...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Canton Leisure Services Presents Revenge of Ridge Halloween Event

Revendge of Ridge Spotlight

Calling all budding detectives!  On Friday, October 29, 2021, Canton Leisure Services will present “Revenge of Ridge,” a unique Halloween event that the whole family can enjoy at Preservation Park, located at 500 N. Ridge Road...

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Posted on: October 5, 2021

Canton Township To Host “Diwali Festival of Lights” Community Celebration

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Area residents are invited to experience “Canton’s Diwali Festival of Lights Community Celebration,” a special event that is being held in the festive tradition of India that celebrates the triumph of good over evil on Friday...

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Posted on: October 13, 2021

Records Bureau Hours of Operation

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October 13, 2021, Canton, MI – Following a year-long pilot program, the Canton Public Safety Department announces its Records Bureau hours of operation are officially changing to four 10-hour days.

The Records Bureau’s hours will be: 

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

Public Safety Records Bureau Has Modified Its Office Hours

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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:

Monday - Thursday:  8 am - 6 pmFriday - Sunday:  CLOSED

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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: August 17, 2021

Face Masks Strongly Recommended While Inside Canton Sports Center

Face Mask Reccomendation Web Spotlight

Effective immediately, face masks are strongly recommended for all visitors entering the Canton Sports Center, regardless of vaccination status. This change is being made due to the high spread associated with the COVID-19 Delta variant. This is an impo...

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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: October 2, 2021

Canton To Host 19th Annual Turkey Trot Thanksgiving Morning

Turkey Trot Runners at the starting line of the Race

Work up an appetite for a good cause Thanksgiving morning by running or walking in Canton Leisure Services 19th annual Turkey Trot for a Cause on Thursday, November 25, 2021, starting at 9 a.m.

All ages are encouraged to join us in the fight against epilep...

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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: August 20, 2021

Canton’s Village Theater Recipient of Second Shuttered Venue Operators Grant

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill was recently awarded a second grant in the amount of $93,756 from the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) program, which provides emergency assistance for eligible cultural institutions and organizations affected by C...

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Posted on: August 17, 2021

Face Masks Strongly Recommended Inside The Village Theater at Cherry Hill

Face Mask Reccomendation Web Spotlight

Effective immediately, face masks are strongly recommended inside The Village Theater at Cherry Hill, regardless of vaccination status. This change is being made due to the high spread associated with the COVID-19 Delta variant. This is an important step ...

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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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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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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: September 30, 2021

Take The Canton Community Health Survey Now Through October 31st For a Chance to Win Prizes

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Canton Leisure Services is asking for your input as it works toward creating a healthier community. Area residents are encouraged to share their opinions, concerns, and insights by taking this Canton community health needs assessment survey. 

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Posted on: September 6, 2021

Summit on the Park Reinstitutes Sunday Business Hours

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The Summit on the Park is pleased to announce the reinstitution of its Sunday business hours!  Starting Sunday, September 12, 2021, members and guests may now utilize the facility during the following times:

  • Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 9 ...
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Posted on: August 18, 2021

Face Masks Strongly Recommended Inside the Summit on the Park

Face Mask Reccomendation Web Spotlight

Effective immediately, face masks are strongly recommended for all visitors entering the Summit on the Park, regardless of vaccination status.  This change is being made due to the high spread associated with the COVID-19 Delta variant.  ...

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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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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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