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Dominican Independence Flag Raising in Salem to Honor Dominican Independence Day

Mayor Kimberley Driscoll will host the raising of the Dominican flag to honor Dominican Independence Day on Tuesday, February 27th, at 5:00... more ››

Bike Master Plan Flyer

City Seeks Input on Biking at Open House and Online ~ El Comité Asesor de Ciclismo de Salem te invita atender a la Jornada del Plan Maestro de Ciclismo a Puertas Abiertas

City Seeks Input on Biking at Open House and OnlineThe Salem Bicycling Advisory Committee invites you to attend the Bike Master Plan Open... more ››


City of Salem Launches Official Twitter Account

The City of Salem has launched an official City Twitter account, @CityofSalemMA, which can also be read by individuals without Twitter... more ››


Salem Shuttle Study Public Comment Meeting

The City of Salem is collaborating with the Friends of the Council on Aging, the Salem for All Ages initiative, and consultant TransAction... more ››


Planning Underway for Preservation Improvements to Charter Street Cemetery in Salem

The City of Salem has announced that it will begin landscape restoration at the Charter Street Cemetery, Salem’s oldest burial ground, this... more ››


Rigid Plastics Recycling Suspended at Caraustar in Salem

Caraustar Corp. at 53 Jefferson Avenue in Salem (formerly North Shore Recycled Fibers) has notified the City of Salem that it has suspended... more ››

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City of Salem Announces Temporary Parking Restrictions on Some Streets

Following the heavy snowfall of last week, the Salem Police Department has imposed temporary parking restrictions on the following streets... more ››


Discounted Orange Trash Overflow Bags Available Through January 12

With the delay of trash collection this week due to the snow storm, the City is extending the availability of discounted official trash... more ››


Trash and Recycling Collection Delay - Update

Due to extreme temperatures impacting Waste Management's collection vehicles this week and the winter storm expected tomorrow:There will be... more ››

2018 Bonfire Cancelled

2018 Bonfire Cancelled

Cancellation Notice2018 Christmas Tree Bonfire 


Trash and Recycling Collection Delay

Due to mechanical issues with their vehicles, Waste Management is behind schedule on their regular trash and recycling collection... more ››


City of Salem to Develop Annual CDBG Action Plan

 Mayor Kimberley Driscoll recently announced that the City of Salem is developing its annual Action Plan that will outline priority... more ››

Old Town Hall - New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve Salem: LAUNCH!

New Year’s Eve Salem : LAUNCH!


UPDATE - Power On at Salem City Hall

Power has been restored to Salem City Hall, 93 Washington Street, and all City offices will be open for regular business hours today,... more ››


Salem to Carry Out Lighting Upgrades at Five Schools

Over the next month the City of Salem will convert interior and exterior lighting at several schools to more energy efficient LED fixtures... more ››


City of Salem's 15th Annual Christmas Tree Bonfire

 City of Salem's 15th Annual Christmas Tree Bonfire


Lafayette Park Construction Update

Substantial progress has been made on the renovation of Lafayette Park, located at the intersection of Lafayette, Washington, and Harbor... more ››


Salem Trash & Recycling Collection over Christmas and New Year's Weeks

The City wants to inform you that over the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, trash and recycling will be picked up one day later, Tuesday... more ››


Salem’s “Bring Your Own Bag” Ordinance Goes into Effect January 1, 2018

Salem’s new initiative promoting the use of reusable bags in all forms – paper, heavy plastic, canvas, and net mesh, goes into effect on... more ››


Notification from Footprint Salem Harbor Station

Notification from Footprint Salem Harbor Station