Canton City Council denies appeal for signage Posted in: News Three City of Canton employees were recognized by the council as Van Zandt County favorites in the 2022 Readers’ Choice awards put on by Van Zandt Newspapers. Canton Policeman Steven Hall was honored with BEST Peace Officer; Canton Fire Chief Bud Sanford was honored with BEST Firefighter and Michael Martin ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!