Environment & Natural Resources

The City of Salem protects public health, water quality, and the environment in a variety of ways. The most valuable natural resource in the world today is water. Salem is fortunate to have a high-quality, reliable, and abundant water source. Learn more about what the City of Salem is doing and what you can do to be good stewards of all of the natural resources in our community.

Drop off Your Leaves at the Free Fall Leaf Haul

Salem residents can dispose of leaves piling up in their yard at the City of Salem’s Fall Leaf Haul Events. The free events will be held Sat., Nov. 17 and Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Brown’s Island Demolition Landfill. Seniors and people with disabilities who need assistance getting bagged leaves and grass to the collection site may call 503-588-6303 by November 16, 2018 to make arrangements.
What’s happening
Nov. 22
Thanksgiving - Some City offices closed for holiday observanceCivic Center
555 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Nov. 23
Thanksgiving - Some City offices closed for holiday observanceCivic Center
555 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Dec. 25
Christmas
Jan. 01
New Year's Day

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