Chamber Of Commerce

Mission Statement

To promote, support and encourage the business prosperity of our members and our community.

Vision Statement

We envision Canton to be a full-service community where residents and visitors can shop, work, live and conduct commerce.


  1. Promote and market Canton and the surrounding area.

  2. Serve as a resource for local businesses.

  3. Create synergy between local businesses, government and citizens.

  4. Encourage local action.

  5. Support housing growth and redevelopment.

  6. Create jobs and retain jobs.

  7. Support economic development activities and encourage economic diversity.

  8. Assist in retaining and expanding existing businesses.

  9. Represent business’ interests and issues.

  10. Act as leaders in our community.