Press Releases

Draft Plan Ready! State Street Corridor Plan to Revitalize the Street

State Street Corridor Plan to Revitalize the Street The State Street Corridor Plan project aims to revitalize State Street from 12th to 25th Street into a vibrant, walkable, mixed-use corridor. The project will result in the following: Proposed land use regulations that encourage pedestrian-friendly, mixed-use development Proposed alternative street designs that are intended to create […]

Participate in the City of Salem Riverfront Park Master Plan Update

An update to the Riverfront Park Master Plan is underway. The City would like to hear your thoughts on future park uses, river access, park amenities, and more. Take our online survey: “Vision for the Park” Tell us your thoughts on future park uses, river access, park amenities, and more! This beautiful park in downtown Salem has seen a […]

Salem Public Library Bond Information

The City of Salem has created an informative website that tells about the upcoming bond election to fund Seismic, safety, accessibility and system improvements to the Salem Public Library building and parking garage. It includes a helpful tool to calculate the approximate cost of the bond measure for a given property. The content was approved […]

Public Forum: “Preventing Communal Violence in Our Communities”

A Public forum, organized by the Association for Communal Harmony: “Preventing Communal Violence in Our Communities” Wednesday, July 19, 2017 | 7:00 – 9:00 PM Temple Beth Shalom | 1274 Cunningham Lane South, Salem, OR 97302 The forum will have two components. The first component is a symposium featuring four presenters from the affected communities. […]