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Salem Community Food Assessment Published

Mayor Kim Driscoll and Mass in Motion Salem are pleased to announce the publication of the Salem Community Food Assessment.


Proposed Short Term Rentals Ordinance Public Information & Listening Meeting

The City will hold a public meeting to hear input and comment as it develops a draft short-term rentals ordinance.

View of Palmer Cove Park

Palmer Cove Park Open House Visioning Session

The City will host an Open House Tuesday, June 5 at Espacio, 105 Congress Street from 6:00-8:00pm to discuss the Palmer Cove Park... more ››

Memorial day

Salem Commemorates Memorial Day 2018

The Memorial Day Parade in Salem takes place on Monday morning, stepping off at 10:30 a.m. from Commercial Street.

2018 Plant Sale

Beautification Committee Plant Sale Fundraiser Saturday

City of Salem Beautification Committee Plant Sale FundraiserSalem CommonSaturday, May 19... more ››

Notice of Public Hearing/AVISO DE AUDIENCIA PÚBLICA - FY19 Action Plan/PLAN DE ACCION FY19

Notice of Public Comment Period, Public Hearing and Availability of Draft FY2019 Action Plan


Salem-Zagster Bike Share Now Accessible at All City Bike Racks

The popular Salem-Zagster Bike Share has undergone a major system improvement, allowing riders to check in and check out a bike using any... more ››


Salem Mayor Kim Driscoll Announces Return of Free Trolley Program for Salem Residents

Salem Mayor Kimberley Driscoll, in partnership with the Salem Trolley, is pleased to once again offer free rides on the Salem Trolley for... more ››


Bertram Field Phase 2 - Proposed Design Presentation

On May 15th, at 6:45 p.m.

Event flyer

In the Wake of the Storm - Post Storm Assistance Outreach

Monday, May 14, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm98 Washington St., 1st Floor Conference Room This event is being sponsored by Massachusetts Coastal... more ››

clean sweeps

Clean Salem, Green Salem 2018

Clean Sweeps Day


Online Survey on Future of Palmer Cove Park

Online Survey on Future of Palmer Cove Park


City of Salem Releases Spring Street Sweeping Schedule

Salem Mayor Kim Driscoll today announced that spring street sweeping will begin on Salem’s entrance corridors on Tuesday, April 17 through... more ››


Collaborative for Hope

You’re invited to attend a community discussion about homelessness in Salem. We’ll share what we know about the homeless population in our... more ››


New City Hall Annex Opens at Noon on April 17

Salem's new City Hall Annex offices located at 98 Washington Street will open to the public at noon on Tuesday, April 17.


What’s Happening on Highland?

Salem Mayor Kim Driscoll and City Councillors Tim Flynn and Lisa Peterson invite you to a Highland Avenue neighborhood meeting on Monday,... more ››


SalemRecycles and The Bridge at 211 Partner to Host North Shore’s Third Repair Café

After two highly successful events in 2017, SalemRecyles will hold a third Repair Café on April 7th from 9am to noon at The Bridge at 211.


Yard Waste Drop-Off Resumes April 7 at Salem Transfer Station

Salem residents with proof of residency or property ownership will be able to resume dropping off their yard waste at the Salem Transfer... more ››


Salem Holds Electronic Waste Recycling Collection March 31

Salem residents with proof of residency can participate in the next electronic waste recycling collection event on Saturday, March 31.... more ››


City of Salem Announces Community Life Center Survey

As Salem’s Department of Park, Recreation, and Community services prepares to move into the new Mayor Jean A. Levesque Community Life... more ››