Main Street

Main Street

Shelly Newton 
Main Street Manager
290 E. Tyler
Canton, Texas 75103
Phone - (903) 567-1851
Fax – (903) 567-1872

Since the Main Street Program was initiated, Canton has had more than $250,000 reinvested in the downtown buildings for restoration and has advanced 15 projects for the betterment of the City in addition to implementing its five-year Master Plan.

Canton entered the Texas Main Street Program in 2001 and has achieved recognition from the National Trust for Historical Preservation for its efforts at revitalization.  As a Main Street America™ Accredited program, Canton Main Street Program is a recognized leading program among the national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities who share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development.  All Main Street America™ Accredited programs meet a set of National Accreditation Standards of Performance as outlined by the National Main Street Center.

Main Street Board Members
Katie McFarland 6/2018-12/2024
Johnathan Helvey - Vice Chair 1/2020-12/2025
Brooke Page 7/2023-12/2023
Gabbie Behrend 4/2023-12/2025

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