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TOWN HISTORY: Canton is the home of American Freedom. In 1775 at the Doty Tavern, at the Foot of the Great Blue Hill, the "Suffolk Resolves" were drafted. The Resolves were finalized in Milton, Mass. Paul Revere then transported the documents by horseback to the "Continental Congress" in Philadelphia. The Suffolk Resolves were America's Declaration of War against England. At this time Canton was still a part of the Town of Stoughton. (Read More)

President of the United States:
George W. Bush
Vice President of the United States:
Dick Cheney
Senators in the US Senate: Edward M. Kennedy
John F. Kerry
Representative in the US Congress: Open Seat: Primary, September 11. General Election, October 16

Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts: Jane Swift
Secretary of State: William F. Galvin
Attorney General:
Thomas F. Reilly 
Treasurer / Receiver General:
Shannon P. O'Brien
A. Joseph DeNucci
State Senator: Brian A. Joyce - Precincts 1,2, & 3
State Senator:
Marian Walsh - Precincts 4,5, & 6
State Representative: William C. Galvin 

Town Clerk's Phone 781-821-5013
John J. Connolly 
Avril T. Elkort 
George F. Jenkins, Jr.

Please click on the link above to see a complete list of Canton's community organizations.
Town of Canton

General Recreation and Summer Sports Information

Elementary Schools:
Hansen School, 25 Percunit St., 781-821-5085
JF Kennedy, 100 Dedham St., 781-821-5080
Luce School, 45 Independence St., 781-821-5075
Middle School
William H. Galvin Middle School, 55 Percunit St., 781-821-5070
High School
Canton High School, 960 Washington St., 781-821-5060
Blue Hills Regional Technical School, 800 Randolph St., 781-828-5800
Canton's School Committee web site

Blue Hills Civic Association Newsletter,
PO Box, 192, 02021, 781-821-0484
Canton Citizen, 40 Revere St., 02021, 781-821-4418
Canton Journal, 23 Edward St., 02021, 781-296-0225
Neponset Valley Daily News, 2 Commercial St, Sharon, 02067, 781-329-5008
Patriot Ledger
, PO Box 9159, Qunicy, 02269, 617-786-7000


Massachusetts State Senator  Brian A. Joyce Room 413A State House, Boston, MA. 02133


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