The Salem Planning Commission acts as an advisory commission to the
City Council and has a broad scope of concern in promoting the
growth and orderly development of the City of Salem. The Commission has adopted a
work plan to outline its goals for the next year.
Meetings are held the first and third Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m.
Special membership requirements:
- No more than one voting member may be a non-resident of the city
- No more than two voting members shall be engaged principally in the buying, selling, or developing of real estate for profit
- No more than two voting members shall be engaged in the same kind of business, trade, or profession
Authority: SRC Chapter 6
Number of members: 9
Type of appointment: City Council interview and election
Length of term: 3 years