Departments

City Hall
290 E. Tyler Street
P O Box 245
Canton, Texas 75103
Phone - (903) 567-2826
Fax – (903) 567-1753
 
Open for public meetings, as needed.
 
 
City Office Complex
24980 State Hwy. 64 E, Suite 1
P O Box 245
Canton, Texas 75103
Phone - (903) 567-1841
Fax – (903) 567-1793
 
Location for utility billing office, garage sale permits, building and health permits and location of city offices of City Manager, City Secretary, Accounts Payable, Code Enforcement/Building Inspector and Human Resources.
 
 
Animal Shelter
320 Arnold Paul Road
P. O. Box 245
Canton, Texas 75103
Phone - (903) 567-4880
Hours: 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
 
Surrender lost animals or to adopt animals or to report loose animals or animal abuse.
 
 
Development Services Department - Code Enforcement /Building Inspector/Health
24980 Hwy. 64 East, Suite One
Canton, Texas 75103
Phone - (903) 567-1841
Fax – (903) 567-1793
 
Report violations of city ordinances (such as a junked vehicle, property that needs mowing, etc.)

Contact the Building Inspector for permits or inspections on building/construction within the city limits

 
 
Fire Department
1390 State Highway 19
P. O. Box 245
Canton, Texas 75103
Phone - (903) 567-6477
 
Contact for a burn permit or fire inspection.
CALL 911 FOR EMERGENCIES
 
 
First Monday Department
800 Flea Market Road
P. O. Box 245
Canton, Texas 75103
Main Office - (903) 567-6556
Civic Center – (903) 567-1067
Fax - (903) 567-2923
 
For information about First Monday or to book First Monday spaces. Also location to book events at the Canton Civic Center.
 
 
Human Resources Department

24980 Hwy. 64 East, Suite One
P. O. Box 245
Canton, Texas 75103
Phone - (903) 567-1841
Fax - (903) 567-1793

 
Contact for applications or job openings.
 
 
Municipal Court
24980 Hwy 64 E
Canton, Texas 75103
Phone - (903) 567-1500
Fax (903) 567-1450
 
To pay fines for tickets, moving violations, etc. within the city.
 
 
Parks Department
24980 Hwy. 64 East, Suite One
P. O. Box 245
Canton, Texas 75103
 
 
Police Department
24980 State Highway 64 E
P. O. Box 245
Canton, Texas 75103
Phone - (903) 567-4991
Fax – (903) 567-6429 
 
Contact the Police Department for fishing and boating permits or for parade permits.
CALL 911 FOR EMERGENCIES
 
 
Streets/Utilities Department
P. O. Box 245
Canton, Texas 75103
(903) 567-6677 – Daytime
(903) 567-4991 – Nights and Weekends
 
Contact for help with a water break, sewer problem, street repair, etc.
 
 
Transfer Station
VZ County Road 3120
P. O. Box 245
Canton, Texas 75103
Phone - (903) 567-4760
 
To dispose of bulk items and/or household trash.
 
 
Wastewater Treatment Plant
P.O. Box 245
Canton, Texas 75103
 
 
Water Plant
P.O. Box 245
Canton, Texas 75103