Transportation

​Whether you need to get around Salem by walking, driving, or biking, there is a lot of information available here to help you. Transportation options include access to an airport, railroad, and public bus system.

Intermittent Closures of Union Street NE at Commercial Street NE for Traffic Signal Improvements

Intermittent road closures of Union Street NE between Commercial Street NE and Front Street NE will begin on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 in preparation for a new traffic signal at the intersection. The City will also make other street, sidewalk and bicycle lane improvements as part of an effort to make it safer for people walking and biking between the Union Street Bridge and downtown Salem.
What’s happening
Oct. 04
Salem First Wednesday5:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.Downtown Salem
Oct. 14
Out of the Darkness Walk9:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.Riverfront Park
500 Water ST NE
Salem OR 97301
Nov. 07
Transit Committee Meeting6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.Public Works Department
Civic Center
555 Liberty ST SE RM 325
Salem OR 97301
Nov. 08
Citizen Advisory Traffic Commission (CATC) Meeting6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.Traffic Control Conference Room
Civic Center 555 Liberty ST SE RM 325
Salem OR 97301
Nov. 11
Veteran’s Day - Some city offices closed for holiday observance

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