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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: 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: May 14, 2021

All Visitors To Canton Township Facilities Are Asked To Wear Face Masks

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Due to an uptick in COVID cases, all visitors to a Canton Township-owned facility are asked to please wear a mask while inside the building, regardless of vaccination status. 

For additional information, contact the Clerk's office at 734/394-5100....

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Posted on: November 1, 2021

GFL Resumes Regular Yard Waste Pickup Schedule

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Saturday collection of residential yard waste ended October 30.  
Starting the week of November 1, residential yard waste will be collected on your regular collection day along with your garbage and recycling.  Curbside collection of yard...
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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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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: July 9, 2021

All Visitors To Pheasant Run Golf Club Asked To Wear Face Masks While Inside

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Due to an uptick in COVID cases, all visitors to Pheasant Run Golf Club are asked to please wear a mask while inside the facility, regardless of vaccination status. 

For additional information, contact the Pro Shop at 734/397-6460.

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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: November 29, 2021

Pheasant Run Golf Club Is Closed For The Season

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Pheasant Run Golf Club has officially closed for the season. However, the pro shop is open on a limited basis to purchase gifts or gift certificates for the golfers in your life.

Pheasant Run staff would like to thank everyone who came out to the course th...

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Posted on: November 18, 2021

Get Your 2021 Annual Passes By December 17th and Save!

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A limited number of annual passes are available for the 2022 season. Purchase an Annual Golf Pass at Pheasant Run Golf Club before December 17, 2021 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: 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: April 18, 2011

Canton Leisure Services Classes and Programs

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Leisure Services programs are led by the Recreation Division. Programming is developed for people of all ages, including preschool, youth and teens, adults and seniors.  For additional information, call 734/394-5460. 

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

Experience Holidays in Canton’s Heritage Park December 3-31

Holidays in Heritage Park Spotlight

Visitors to Canton’s Heritage Park can experience seasonal light displays and festive decorations set up around the scenic large pond during Holidays in Heritage Park from December 3-31, 2021. 

Area residents are invited to stroll throug...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Get Involved

Canton Leisure Services

Community involvement is key to the success of Canton Township and to Leisure Services. The Leisure Services department partners with community boards, foundations and other local organizations to help meet the recreational needs of the Canton community.

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Posted on: November 10, 2021

Autism Profile and Emergency Contact Form

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Canton Public Safety is now maintaining Autism Profile and Emergency Contact Forms (Student Contact Cards) as a means of providing information to police officers and firefighters responding to addresses on file.  The contact information provided ...

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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: 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, 2021

19th Annual Turkey Trot Video Messages

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Canton’s 19th annual Turkey Trot is fast approaching!  This year's 5K and 1-Mile events will be held IN PERSON & Virtual! Runners/Walkers can support Canton’s Family Thanksgiving tradition on Thanksgiving morning,...

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Posted on: August 17, 2021

All Visitors To Canton Sports Center Asked To Wear Face Masks While Inside

Face Mask Reccomendation Web Spotlight

Due to an uptick in COVID cases, all visitors to the Canton Sports Center are asked to please wear a mask while inside the facility, regardless of vaccination status. 

For additional information, contact the Canton Sports Center at734/483-5600.

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Posted on: October 2, 2021

Canton's 19th Annual Turkey Trot Race Results

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Thank you to all who came out and participated in the 19th Annual Turkey Trot Race!  

Your support helped make this another successful event that benefited the Epilepsy Foundation of Michigan.  

The race results are in!  Check out...

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Posted on: October 28, 2021

Boys Winter Clinics and Spring Lacrosse Grades 2nd-8th Sign-Up Underway

Lacross Clinic Spotlight

Registration for Spring Boys Lacrosse is now open.  New & experienced Lacrosse players are invited to join Canton Lacrosse!  No experience is necessary.  With limited spots available, players are encouraged to register befor...

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

About Canton

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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: November 11, 2021

Buy Tickets Online Here or In-Person During New Box Office Hours

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Purchase tickets online, by phone, or in person to see one of our great shows. Our new Box Office Hours are Tuesday through Friday from 4-8 p.m.  In addition, the Box Office is open 1-hour before show time. 

The Village Theater hosts live...

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Posted on: December 3, 2021

The Detroit Circus To Perform At Canton’s Village Theater This New Year’s Eve

The Detroit Circus Spotlight

Canton’s Village Theater is bringing back some unique New Year’s Eve fun for families to enjoy on Friday, December 31, 2021, when the Detroit Circus once again comes to town.  

Strolling entertainers, high-flying aerial perform...

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Posted on: December 3, 2021

Vegas Headlining Magician Aaron Radatz Returns To Canton’s Village Theater

Aaron Radatz Spotlight

With 50 states, 53 countries, and 6 continents stamped on his passport over the years, Michigan native Aaron Radatz never forgets his roots and will be returning to The Village Theater at Cherry Hill in Canton, MI, for one show only-Friday, December 10, 2...

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Posted on: November 22, 2021

Canton’s Village Theater Welcomes Christmas with The Celts

Christmas with the Celts Spotlight

This holiday season, The Village Theater at Cherry Hill encourages everyone to spend Christmas with the Celts on Wednesday, December 8, when this national touring company will take the stage at 7 p.m. to present a special holiday celebration featuring wor...

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Posted on: November 30, 2021

Canton’s Village Theater Presents Works By Artist Stacy Pearson in December 2021 Exhibition

VT December 2021 Exhibition Artist Stacy Pearson Spotlight

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill will showcase the featured works of artist Stacy Pearson in a breathtaking exhibit, entitled “Evergreen”, in the Gallery@VT from December 1, 2021, through January 2, 2022. 

Artist Stacy Pearso...

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Posted on: August 17, 2021

All Visitors To The Village Theater at Cherry Hill Asked To Wear Face Masks

Face Mask Reccomendation Web Spotlight

Due to an uptick in COVID cases, all visitors to The Village Theater at Cherry Hill are asked to please wear a mask while inside the facility, regardless of vaccination status. 

For additional information, please contact the Village Theater Box Of...

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Posted on: November 1, 2021

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.

The Vi...

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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

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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: November 10, 2021

Kids' Corner Hours Modified

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Due to staffing shortages that we are currently experiencing, Kids’ Corner will be reducing its hours of operation and will be closed on Thursday evenings throughout November. The specific closure dates will be November 11, 18, and 25. ...

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Posted on: August 18, 2021

All Visitors to the Summit on the Park Are Asked To Wear Face Masks

Face Mask Reccomendation Web Spotlight

Due to an uptick in COVID cases, all visitors to the Summit on the Park are asked to please wear a mask while inside the facility, regardless of vaccination status. 

For additional information, contact the Summit on the Park front desk at 734/394-...

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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: 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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