Planning Notices and Decisions

Development in Salem is guided by the Salem Area Comprehensive Plan. Planning applications have been reviewed for conformance to the Salem Revised Code.

​Planning land use notices

Comments for administrative land use applications and public hearings can be submitted to staff, as identified in the land use notice. Comments for administrative reviews will be evaluated and addressed in the Planning Administrator's decision. For public hearings, comments received prior to the publication of the staff report will be addressed in the staff report; all comments will be submitted to the decision body. The staff report for public hearings will be available seven days prior to the hearing date.

Land use applications are reviewed by the following:

For more information on processing of land use applications, review authority and appeals please see SRC Chapter 300.

For more information about active land use applications in the City, check out the Land Use Applications Map.

Salem Demographics
3/19/2021 5:00 PMSubdivision1020 Arthur Way NWPlanning AdministratorWard 1; West Salem
3/17/2021 5:00 PMSubdivision6719 Devon Ave SEPlanning AdministratorWard 4; South Gateway
3/17/2021 5:00 PMValidation of Unit of Land4000 Block of Salem Industrial Dr NEPlanning AdministratorNorthgate; Ward 5
3/17/2021 5:00 PMModification of Class 3 Site Plan Review / Class 2 Adjustment999 Locust St NEPlanning AdministratorHighland; Ward 5
3/16/2021 5:00 PMClass 3 Site Plan Review / Class 2 Adjustment525 Rockwood Street SEPlanning AdministratorSouth Gateway; Ward 4
3/15/2021 5:00 PMClass 2 Driveway Approach Permit / Class 2 Adjustment1900 Block Glen Creek Road NWPlanning AdministratorWard 8; West Salem
3/11/2021 5:00 PMClass 3 Site Plan Review / Class 2 Adjustment / Class 2 Driveway Approach Permit1516 Commcercial St NEPlanning AdministratorGrant; Ward 1
3/4/2021 5:00 PMPartition855 Hawthorne Ave SEPlanning AdministratorSouth East Salem; Southeast Mill Creek; Ward 2
3/4/2021 5:00 PMClass 3 Site Plan Review / Class 2 Adjustment2300 Lancaster Dr NEPlanning AdministratorNorth Lancaster; Ward 6
2/22/2021 5:00 PMPartition3755 Cascadia Canyon Ave SE / 3930 Fairview Industrial Dr SEPlanning AdministratorMorningside; Ward 3
2/18/2021 5:00 PMClass 3 Site Plan Review / Class 2 Driveway Approach Permit1460 COmmercial St SEPlanning AdministratorWard 2; South Central
2/12/2021 5:00 PMMinor Historic Design Review189 Liberty St NEPlanning AdministratorWard 1; Central Area
2/11/2021 5:00 PMClass 3 Site Plan Review / Class 2 Adjustment4875 Justice Way SPlanning AdministratorSunnyslope; Southwest Association of Neighbors; Ward 7
2/10/2021 5:00 PMPartition Modification4910 Turner Road SEPlanning AdministratorSoutheast Mill Creek; Ward 3
1/26/2021 5:30 PMMinor Comprehensive Map Amendment / Neighborhood Plan Change / Zone Change 1410 20th Street SE, 1510 22nd Street SE, and 2035 Oxford Street SE Salem Planning Commission1/26/2021Ward 2; South East Salem
1/22/2021 5:00 PMClass 3 Site Plan Review / Class 2 Adjustment2373 Kuebler Dr SPlanning AdministratorWard 7; Sunnyslope
1/21/2021 5:00 PMHistoric Design Review690 Leffelle St SEPlanning AdministratorWard 2; South Central
1/12/2021 5:30 PMPartition4204 Kurth Street SSalem Planning Commission1/12/2021Sunnyslope; Ward 7
1/12/2021 5:00 PMClass 3 Site Plan Review / Class 2 Adjustment1922 Commercial St NEPlanning Administrator
1/7/2021 5:00 PMClass 3 Site Plan Review / Class 2 Adjusment /  Class 1 Adjustment4962 Hayesville Drive NEPlanning AdministratorNorthgate; Ward 5
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​Hearings Officer meeting documents

Information for upcoming Hearings Officer meetings.

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Planning decision reports 

​The reports below summarize recent planning decisions. You can click the address in the report to display a map showing the location of the case.

Monthly Planning Decisions - February 2021
Monthly Planning Decisions - January 2021
2020 Planning Decisions Report

Proposed Kuebler Gateway Shopping Center – Costco

The proposed Kuebler Gateway Shopping Center development web page provides a timeline and all information submitted into the record for the proposed shopping center which includes a Costco store, a retail fueling station, and four new retail shell buildings.

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