Boil Water Notice Rescinded

February 23, 2021

On February 17, 2021, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality required the City of Canton public water system, TX2340001, to issue a Boil Water Notice to inform customers, individuals, or employees that due to conditions which occurred recently in the public water system, the water from this public water system was required to be boiled prior to use for drinking water or human consumption purposes.

The public water system has taken the necessary corrective actions to restore the quality of the water distributed by this public water system used for drinking water or human consumption purposes and has provided TCEQ with laboratory test results that indicate that the water no longer requires boiling prior to use as of February 23, 2021.

If you have questions concerning this matter, you may contact Canton Water Plant at 903-567-4434.

Aviso de agua hirviendo rescindido

23 de febrero de 2021

El 17 de febrero de 2021, la Comisión de Calidad Ambiental de Texas exigió al sistema público de agua de la ciudad de Cantón, TX2340001, que emitiera un Aviso de Agua Hirviendo para informar a los clientes, individuos o empleados que debido a las condiciones que ocurrieron recientemente en el sistema público de agua, el agua de este sistema público de agua estaba obligada a ser hervida antes de su uso con fines de agua potable o consumo humano.

El sistema público de agua ha tomado las medidas correctivas necesarias para restaurar la calidad del agua distribuida por este sistema público de agua utilizado con fines de agua potable o consumo humano y ha proporcionado a TCEQ resultados de pruebas de laboratorio que indican que el agua ya no requiere ebullición antes de su uso a partir del 23 de febrero de 2021.

Si tiene preguntas sobre este asunto, puede comunicarse con Canton Water Plant al 903-567-4434.

  • NOTICE TO UTILITY CUSTOMERS: Effective 3/1/2021, a service provider polycart will be furnished as part of the monthly curbside garbage collection service. During the month of February, each residence will receive one 95-gallon polycart. Each residence will be given one cart. Additional carts may be obtained by calling City Hall at 903-567-2826. The polycart will remain the property of Sanitation Solutions. Damaged and/or stolen polycarts will be replaced at no charge to the customers. All garbage waste generated at the residence should be placed inside the polycart. The residence will also be allowed up to three items outside the cart (bagged trash, bundled limbs, or a combination of both). Polycarts should be placed at the curb no later than 7 a.m. the morning of the day of collection. It is the resident’s responsibility to take the polycart into their yard within 24 hours of being emptied. The area around the polycart should be kept in a clean and sanitary condition and must comply with all other City regulations regarding trash pickup.
  • The City of Canton tests sirens on the third Friday of the month at 2pm, weather permitting.​