Canton - Massachusetts
Due to the holiday, municipal offices will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014. Offices will be open for business on Tuesday, September 2, 2014...Work on the Shepard Pond Dam will begin during the week of August 25, 2014...Weather permitting; the Canton Water Department will conduct eight weeks of day time hydrant flushing. Flushing will be conducted Monday thru Friday  between 7:30 am and 2:30 pm during the weeks of September 1st thru October 20th....The Department of Environmental Protection is requiring non–essential outdoor water use to be prohibited between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. through Oct. 1st...Pleasant Street Paving project on going road work will continue from July 23rd to August 15th...The temporary use drop off of white goods, burnable bulk and household rubbish overflow that cannot fit in new trash cart, can be dropped off at Hudson Road ( left off of Shawmut) on paved cul-de-sac.  Individual containers for each type of these items will be made available. Residents are asked to place these items inside appropriate containers. Leaving any item outside of containers is prohibited...

 
                      Canton Community Preservation Committee
                            
E-mail address - ccpc@town.canton.ma.us


Public Hearing at September 15 CCPC Meeting

We look forward to working with the Town’s boards, commissions, private citizens and businesses to identify projects that will preserve and enhance our Town’s quality of life. 

To qualify for CPA (Community Preservation Act)  funding, a project must meet the legal requirements for one or more of the following project categories:

   Historical Preservation
  
Recreation
  
Open Space
  
Community Housing

Is our project eligible?
 

 

Schedule for Applicants

Projects for consideration at the 2015 Town Meeting, should observe the following schedule:

 Pre-application period opens July 1, 2014 and forms are due by October 1, 2014

Full project applications are due by November 17, 2014

The committee invites the community to submit feedback at the Public Hearing in September.

 

 Canton’s CPA Projects

Project Name

Year

Project Sponsor

Appropriation

High School Tennis Courts Restoration

2014

School Committee

$200,000

Veteran’s Housing - Electrical Box Replacement for 13 units

 

2014

Canton Housing Authority

$30,000

Veteran’s Housing - Smoke Detector Upgrade for 26 units

2014

Canton Housing Authority

$63,700

Canton Corner Cemetery Gravestone Restoration, Phase 1

2014

Historical Commission and DPW

$25,000

1840 Friendship Quilt by Canton women

2014

Historical Society

$2,705

Civil War Soldier Statue Restoration at Memorial Hall

2014

Veteran’s Agent

$30,000

 For project information contact Beth Fiore, CCPC Administrator at efiore@town.canton.ma.us (339) 502-5729.

 

Community Preservation Committee Members:

CCPC members are selected by their respective Board or Commission, and appointed by the Board of Selectmen, as provided by Canton's by-law

Lisa Lopez, Chair, Community Representative
Kathy Fox Alfano, Vice-Chair, Board of Selectmen Designee
George Comeau, Secretary, Historical Commission Representative
Deb Sundin, Treasurer, Conservation Commission Representative
Larry Bogue, Recreation Commission Representative
Jeremy Comeau, Planning Board Representative
Bob Golledge, School Committee Representative
John McSweeney, Housing Authority Representative
Bob Panico, Capital Planning Committee Representative

Current Agenda

Community Preservation Plan   

2014 Approved Plan

After adopting the Community Preservation Act, each community must develop a Community Preservation Plan to facilitate implementation of the Act, according to Section 5 (b)1 of CPA. The Community Preservation Committee must hold a public hearing and update the plan every year.

 

For more information visit www.communitypreservation.org , as well as view the following instructions and guidance on Canton’s specific process for application funding

Forms / Information:

Application Process                                  Community Preservation Guidelines

Pre-Application Form                              Application for CPA Funding                               

 

         On-Line Community Preservation Survey

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