Connect with Edgewater Partnership


The Edgewater District is a healthy, safe and vibrant community in West Salem where diverse families and businesses can thrive together. Neighbors and community partners collaborate on a variety of efforts to strengthen the Edgewater District in the West Salem Neighborhood. The group is working to increase community connections, cultivate a safe and healthy environment and enhance neighborhood pride.

The activities below are some of the ways you can get involved.

Neighborhood celebrations

Connect with your neighbors and strengthen your community with events of all sizes. You can invite a few people on your street for popsicles in your front yard or to a larger event at a community location.

Super Saturday photos 2018

Monthly walking cruises

In Edgewater, neighbors and partners host monthly walking cruises highlighting a different feature of this unique neighborhood followed by snacks and conversation.  Walks are typically about one and a half miles. Past walk themes have included Ancient Secrets of Edgewater, Urban Gardens, Little Free Libraries and Cool House Friday.

Find walking opportunities in your neighborhood

Beautification projects

When a neighborhood is well cared for, it shows. A beautification project is an excellent way to get to know your neighbors, increase the safety and beauty of your neighborhood, and improve property values.

2016 Leaf Raking photos

Partnership documents

Content Type
Edgewater Free Resource ListPrint Media7/10/2018186 KB
Edgewater printable bookmarkPrint Media8/22/20171905 KB
Edgewater Super Saturday Photos (June 2017)Print Media6/17/20173798 KB
Edgewater neighborhood profileReport or Study12/1/20166721 KB
Families playing in bounce houses.

Super Saturday is one of many efforts the Edgewater Partnership has used to strengthen community connections.


Meetings are held the fourth Thursday of each month from 12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Jan. 23
Edgewater Partnership Meeting12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.West Salem Boys & Girls Club
925 Gerth ST NW
OR 97304

Join neighbors and partners as they work together to make a difference in the Edgewater District of West Salem. For more information, call City of Salem Neighborhood Services at 503-588-6207.

Feb. 17
West Salem Neighborhood Association Meeting7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.Roth’s Fresh Markets
1130 Wallace RD NW
Salem OR 97304

Regular Meeting

Agenda: An agenda for this meeting is not yet available.

Phone: 503-540-2303

Learn more

This is an open, public meeting or public hearing at an accessible location. Special accommodations are available, upon request, for persons with disabilities. Services may be requested for sign language interpretation or languages other than English. To request accommodations or services, please call 503-540-2303 at least two business days prior to the meeting.

Feb. 03
Salem Public Library - Main Branch closed for move to temporary facilitySalem Public Library Main Branch
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301

Salem Public Library's Main Branch will be closed from February 3-17 for a move to a temporary facility as we prepare for the upcoming seismic renovation project. Salem Public Library at Broadway will open February 18, 2020 at 1400 Broadway St. NE, to serve during construction.

Online library services—access to the library catalog and downloading of eBooks and audiobooks—will be available throughout the move and construction phases.

The West Salem Branch, 395 Glen Creek Rd. NW, will be open and maintain services throughout the move and construction phases.

Contact us

Jessica Loewen Preis
555 Liberty Street SE RM 305
Salem OR 97301
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