Winter Weather Closures and Delays for February 27, 2019

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Due to inclement weather the following closures and delays are in effect for Salem for February 27, 2019. All morning storytimes cancelled.


  • Center 50+
  • Salem Municipal Airport

Delayed opening

  • Salem Public Library (Main Branch) – will open at 11:00 a.m.
  • West Salem Library – will open at 12:00 p.m.

Cancelled meetings

  • Hearings Officer Meeting
  • City Council Work Session
  • Human Rights LGBTQ Rights Task Force meeting

Garbage service

Due to inclement weather conditions, garbage pickup service in Salem may be delayed at least one day. As of the time of this message, routes serviced by Republic Services are cancelled for today. If weather conditions worsen, additional routes may also be delayed. All haulers with delayed routes will pick up extra bags at no charge if necessary for the next week. Call your local hauler with questions or call Mid-Willamette Valley Garbage and Recycling Association at 503-390-4000 to be connected with your hauler. 

Road conditions

Salem crews have been sanding and treating our roadways overnight, and will continue this effort throughout the day.  Information on Salem road conditions and emergency closures can be found on the City's website on the Current Road Conditions Map.  Please drive carefully and report any roadway concerns to the 24-hour Public Works Dispatch Center at 503-588-6311