Southwest Association of Neighbors (SWAN)

The Southwest Association of Neighborhoods (SWAN) borders Minto-Brown Island Park and the Willamette River. SWAN members engage residence in issues related to land use, parks, schools, and other concerns specific to the area. The area boasts great walking and community events. If you live, own property or a business in the SWAN neighborhood, you are a member. To find out more about how you can become involved, sign up for the newsletter and attend an upcoming meeting.

​Your City Councilors

Sally Cookscook@cityofsalem.netWard 7

About your neighborhood

Neighborhood Resource Consultant: Nikki Paxton

Police district: 8

Parks: Firecrest Park

Schools: Candelaria Elementary School, Salem Heights Elementary School


Meetings are held the 1st Thursday of odd months, 6:30 p.m. at LifeSource Community Room, 2649 Commercial ST SE, Salem OR 97302. See the calendar for specific dates. 

Aug. 16
South Salem Connect Meeting12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Aug. 21
Center 50+ closed for maintenance Aug 21-Sept 4Center 50+
2615 Portland RD NE
Salem OR 97301
Sep. 04
Labor Day
Sep. 07
South West Association of Neighbors [SWAN] Meeting6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.LifeSource Community Room
2649 Commercial ST SE
Salem OR 97302
Sep. 20
South Salem Connect Meeting12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.


swan-minutes-2017-05-04.pdf5/4/201753 KB
swan-minutes-2017-03-02.pdf3/2/201754 KB
swan-minutes-2017-01-05.pdf1/5/201743 KB
swan-minutes-2016-11-11.pdf11/11/2016376 KB
swan-minutes-2016-09-09.pdf9/9/201658 KB
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CA16-05 hearing noticeHearing Notice6/6/2017153 KB
CA17-02 hearing noticeHearing Notice3/21/2017422 KB
CA17-03 hearing noticeHearing Notice4/18/2017370 KB
Southwest Association Of Neighbors BylawsDocument24 KB
ZC16-02 hearing noticeHearing Notice11/16/2016701 KB
ZC17-01 hearing noticeHearing Notice3/8/20171015 KB

If you want to speak at a neighborhood association meeting, contact the chair.

Contact us

Becky Miner, chair
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