North East Salem Community Association (NESCA)


Home to three parks and the Willamette Town Center, the North East Salem Community Association (NESCA) provides residents, business, and property owners an opportunity to have direct conversations with city staff and their City Councilor. NESCA encompasses the area bound by Market Street NE to the north, Monroe Street NE at its southernmost edge, Lancaster Drive NE at the east, and 23rd Street NE to the west. Don’t miss out on a chance to shape your community—sign up for our email alerts and get involved today.

Contact us

Chair: Mike Beringer ([email protected])

Land use chair: Ian Johnson ([email protected])

Facebook: NESCA

Sign up for mailing list:  Neighborhood Services Mailings

About your neighborhood

Police district: 4

Parks: Hoover School Park, Harry & Grace Thorp Park, Geer Community Park

Schools: Hoover Elementary School

Neighborhood Services CoordinatorIrma Dowd[email protected]503-540-2303
City Councilor for Ward 1Cara Kaser[email protected]503-399-7801
City Councilor for Ward 2Tom Andersen[email protected]503-399-7802
City Councilor for Ward 6Chris Hoy[email protected]503-399-7806
NESCA-Lansing Neighborhood PlanPlan1/10/201877899 KB
North East Salem Community Association BylawsDocument37 KB


Meetings are held the third Tuesday, 7 p.m.  See the calendar for specific dates and meeting locations.

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

​Agendas and Minutes

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Dec. 15
North East Salem Community Association Meeting - NESCA7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.Virtual Meeting

Regular meeting.

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

Phone: 503-540-2303

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.

Dec. 25

City offices, Center 50+, and the Salem Public Library will be closed for the holiday observance.


Upcoming planning hearings, land use hearings, and other notices that affect this neighborhood are listed below. You can also view land use applications in your neighborhood on the Salem Land Use Applications dashboard.

Salem Demographics
10/14/2020 5:30 PMSign Variance/Sign Permit827 Lancaster Dr NEHearings Officer10/14/2020North East Salem; East Lancaster; Ward 6
8/20/2020 5:30 PMCode AmendmentHistoric Landmarks Commission8/20/2020Ward 1; Ward 2; Ward 3; Ward 4; Ward 5; Ward 6; Ward 7; Ward 8; Central Area; East Lancaster; Faye Wright; Grant; Highland; Lansing; Morningside; Northeast Neighbors; North East Salem; Northgate; North Lancaster; South Central; Southeast Mill Creek; South East Salem; South Gateway; Sunnyslope; Southwest Association of Neighbors; West Salem
5/19/2020 5:30 PMComprehensive Plan Change / Zone Change Case2575 Center St NESalem Planning Commission5/19/2020North East Salem; Northeast Neighbors; Ward 2
1/27/2020 6:00 PMCode AmendmentMulti-Family Housing Design ProjectCity Council1/27/2020Central Area; East Lancaster; Grant; Faye Wright; Highland; Lansing; Morningside; North East Salem; North Lancaster; Northeast Neighbors; Ward 1; Ward 2; Ward 3; Ward 4; Ward 5; Ward 6; Ward 7; Ward 8
1/27/2020 6:00 PMCity CouncilSE Corner of Kuebler Blvd & 36th Ave SE City Council1/27/2020East Lancaster; North East Salem; Northeast Neighbors
1/7/2020 5:30 PMPartition1195 Park Ave NESalem Planning Commission1/7/2020Ward 6; North East Salem
1/7/2020 5:30 PMDesign Review / Site Plan Review / Adjustment / Driveway Approach Permit2600 Center St NESalem Planning Commission1/7/2020Northeast Neighbors; North East Salem; Ward 2

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