CANTON

Information

110 Academy St
Canton GA 30114

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Phone:

(770) 704-1500

Fax:

(770) 704-1538

www.cantonga.gov

At a Glance

Population (official):

22,958

Population (Estimate):

30,528

Year of Incorporation:

1834

RC:

Atlanta Regional

GMA District:

3

County:

CHEROKEE

Hours & Meeting Times

City Hall Operating Hours:

8 to 5; M - F

Government Meets:

1st & 3rd Thursday

Elected Officials

Mayor

Mr. Bill Grant

Council Member

Ms. Jo Ellen Wilson

Councilmember

Mr. Nick Estes

Council Member

Ms. Brooke Schmidt

Council Member

Mr. Will Carlan

Council Member

Ms. Sandy McGrew

Council Member

Mr. Shawn Tolan

Appointed Officials

City Attorney

Mr. Robert Dyer

City Clerk

Ms. Annie Fortner

City Manager

Mr. Billy Peppers

Assist. City Manager

Mr. Nathan J. Ingram

Other Officials*

Finance Officer

Ms. Melissa Forrester

Personnel Director

Ms. Lorrie Waters

Police Chief

Mr. Stephen Merrifield

City Engineer

Mr. David Hatabian

Public Works Director

Mr. Scott Hooper

City Planner

Ms. Brittany Anderson

Code Enforcement

Mr. Merrick McClure

Information Technology Contact

Mr. Mike Morgan

Municipal Court Judge

Mr. Tom Roach

Municipal Court Clerk

Ms. Teresa Fitts

Community Development

Mr. Ken Patton

Zoning Administrator

Mr. Steven Green

* Functional titles only. Actual titles may vary from city to city.

State Senate

Senate District 14

Senator Bruce Thompson

Website

Senate District 21

Senator Brandon Beach

Website

State House

House District 21

Representative Scot Turner

Website

House District 23

Representative Mandi L. Ballinger

Website

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October 6, 2020
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Canton approves use of golf carts in neighborhoods where requested

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