Salem Area Comprehensive Plan

​The Salem Area Comprehensive Plan is the long-range plan for guiding development in the Salem urban area. The goal of the plan is to ensure orderly and efficient development to the meet the community's future needs.

The Salem Area Comprehensive Plan includes a variety of documents and maps (SRC Chapter 64). Support documents are a plan or other document that is prepared as a policy guide but are not part of the Comprehensive Plan, and they are not land use regulations. Please note that not all portions of the following documents have been adopted as a component of the Salem Area Comprehensive Plan.

The Salem Area Comprehensive Plan is a long-range plan for guiding development in the Salem urban area and its relationship with Salem/Keizer urban area.

  
  
Salem Area Comprehensive Policies Plan2/14/2017

A neighborhood plan is a written plan providing detailed goals and policies for the neighborhood in a manner consistent with the Salem Area Comprehensive Plan. The City will consider the neighborhood plan when making decisions which would affect the neighborhood.

  
  
CANDO Neighborhood Plan2/14/2017
ELNA Neighborhood Plan2/14/2017
Grant Neighborhood Plan2/14/2017
Highland Neighborhood Plan2/14/2017
Liberty-Boone Neighborhood Plan2/14/2017
Morningside Neighborhood Plan2/14/2017
NEN-SESNA Neighborhood Plan2/14/2017
NESCA Neighborhood Plan2/14/2017
Sunnyslope Neighborhood Plan2/14/2017
West Salem Neighborhood Plan2/14/2017

​The Comprehensive Parks System Master Plan (CPSMP) is a long-range planning document that identifies goals, policies, recommendations, and an implementation tasks to guide park acquisition and development in the City of Salem through the year 2035.

  
  
Salem Comprehensive Parks System Master Plan2/14/2017

The ​Public Facilities Plan describes the water, sewer, and storm water facilities needed to support the land uses designated in the Comprehensive Plan Map and lying within the Urban Growth Boundary.

  
  
Salem Stormwater Master Plan2/14/2017
Salem Wastewater Management Plan2/14/2017
Salem Water System Master Plan2/14/2017

​The Salem Transportation System Plan (TSP) is the City's master plan to guide its actions and investments for the 21st century. The Plan is a comprehensive document containing goals, objectives, policies, projects, and programs needed to provide mobility for the next 25 years. The Salem Transportation System Plan creates mobility options for all modes of travel: automobile, transit, bicycle, pedestrian, and freight movement.

  
  
  
00Cover, Table of Contents, and Preface2/14/2017
01Introduction2/14/2017
02Salem Transportation System Plan Elements2/14/2017
03Street System Element2/14/2017
04Transportation System Management Element2/14/2017
05Neighborhood Traffic Management Element2/14/2017
06Local Street Connectivity Element2/14/2017
07Bicycle System Element2/14/2017
08Pedestrian System Element2/14/2017
09Transit System Element2/14/2017
10Transportation Demand Management Element2/14/2017
11Parking Management Element2/14/2017
12Intercity and Commuter Passenger Travel Element2/14/2017
13Freight Movement Element2/14/2017
14Transportation System Maintenance Element2/14/2017
15Transportation Finance Element2/14/2017
16Long-range Transportation Strategy2/14/2017
17Plan Implementation2/14/2017
18Issues Requiring Future Study2/14/2017
19Appendices2/14/2017

Maps are graphic representations of the goals and policies expressed in the Salem Area Comprehensive Plan text.

  
  
Salem Comprehensive Plan Map2/14/2017
Salem Urban Growth Boundary Map2/14/2017
Salem Urban Service Area Map2/14/2017

​The Willamette Greenway Plan establishes the standards and requirements for the use of lands within the Willamette River Greenway of Salem. The plan's purpose is to protect and enhance the natural, scenic, recreational, historical, and economic resources of the Willametter River corridor. [SRC Chapter 600]

  
  
Salem Willamette River Greenway Plan2/14/2017

Support documents are a plan or other document that is prepared as a policy guide but are not part of the Comprehensive Plan and are not land use regulations. The following is a list of the support documents of the Salem Area Comprehensive Plan:

  
  
ECONorthwest economic opportunities analysis 2015-203512/1/2014
McNary Field Airport Master Plan2/14/2017
Salem Historic Preservation Plan2/14/2017

Map of Salem Area Comprehensive Plan