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The Call for Projects submission period is now open!

The Village of Canton, along with its State partners, is seeking project proposals to be evaluated for potential inclusion in the Strategic Investment Plan for its NY Forward program. Proposal submission is open to the public for projects that are located within the NY Forward boundary. Projects will be evaluated by the Local Planning Committee (LPC) and consultant team for completion, feasibility and alignment with the NY Forward vision. Instructions for submitting the completed Call for Projects form are provided on the forms below.

The submission deadline for the Call for Projects form is 5:00 PM on July 31, 2024. 

Additional information regarding project requirements, including ineligible activities can be found in the NY Forward Guidebook.

Office hours for project sponsors to discuss questions about the Call for Projects form or Small Projects Interest form will be available during the Call for Projects submission window. Please note that a review of specific applications will only occur following the July 31st submission deadline. Dates and times for office hours are as follows:

If your project is $75,000 or more

If your project is less than $75,000

Virtual: (Click on the date/time or Zoom link below to join.) 


Computer or Mobile Device access:​

Telephone Acess: 

  • +16465588656,,81410073522# US (New York)

  • +16469313860,,81410073522# US


To submit a hard copy of the Call for Projects application, please hand deliver to:

Village Hall, 60 Main Street, Canton, NY 13617
Attn: Leigh Rodriguez, Director of Economic Development

To submit a digital copy of the application (preferred), please fill out the forms linked above

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