Salem Strategic Plan

​The Salem Strategic Plan, updated by City Council in March 2021, articulates the mission, vision, values, and goals of the City. The plan charts a course for the City moving forward based on findings from an assessment of current conditions in our community, impacts of anticipated change in the region, and perspectives of residents, community leaders, and Council. 

Through an annual City Council Policy Agenda, City Council makes its initial priorities for action clear to staff and the community, and provides direction on aligning resources towards the Strategic Plan Policy areas through the City’s budgeting process.

Learn more about how the 2017 Strategic Plan was developed.

Annual updates and activities 

2021 City Council Policy Agenda7919 KB
2020 City Council Policy Agenda 5301 KB
2019 City Council Policy Agenda 5580 KB
2018 City Council Policy Agenda8129 KB
2020 Annual Community Report9887 KB
2019 Annual Community Report2410 KB
2018 Annual Community Report4806 KB
2020 Community Satisfaction Survey Results650 KB
2019 Community Satisfaction Survey Results595 KB
2018 Community Satisfaction Survey Results499 KB
2017 Community Satisfaction Survey Results490 KB
What’s happening
Jun. 21
City Council Work Session6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.Virtual Meeting

City Council Work Session – Solid Waste Recycling and Collection View meeting in real-time on Comcast Cable CC:Media Channel 21 or "https://www.youtube.com/user/cctvsalem/about?disable_polymer=1." _target="blank" CC:Media You Tube Channel Submit comments on agenda items no later than 5:00 p.m. on the day of the meeting at "mailto:[email protected]" [email protected]

Agenda:

June 21, 2021 City Council Work Session Agenda

Meeting Minutes:

June 21, 2021 City Council Work Session Minutes

Phone: 503-588-6097

This is an open, public meeting or public hearing at an accessible location. Special accommodations are available, upon request, for persons with disabilities. Services may be requested for sign language interpretation or languages other than English. To request accommodations or services, please call 503-588-6097 at least two business days prior to the meeting.

City Council Work Session 7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.Virtual Meeting

City Council Work Session – House Bill 2001- Preview of Upcoming Zone Code Amendment and Incentives for Middle Housing View meeting in real-time on Comcast Cable CC:Media Channel 21 or "https://www.youtube.com/user/cctvsalem/about?disable_polymer=1." _target="blank" CC:Media You Tube Channel Submit comments on agenda items no later than 5:00 p.m. on the day of the meeting at "mailto:[email protected]" [email protected]

Agenda:

June 21, 2021 City Council Work Session Agenda

Meeting Minutes:

June 21, 2021 City Council Work Session Minutes

Phone: 503-588-6097

This is an open, public meeting or public hearing at an accessible location. Special accommodations are available, upon request, for persons with disabilities. Services may be requested for sign language interpretation or languages other than English. To request accommodations or services, please call 503-588-6097 at least two business days prior to the meeting.

West Salem Neighborhood Association Meeting7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.Virtual Meeting

Regular monthly meeting. Please see agenda for Zoom meeting link.

Agenda:

June 21, 2021

Phone: 503-540-2303

Learn more

This is an open, public meeting or public hearing at an accessible location. Special accommodations are available, upon request, for persons with disabilities. Services may be requested for sign language interpretation or languages other than English. To request accommodations or services, please call 503-540-2303 at least two business days prior to the meeting.

Jun. 22
South East Salem Neighborhood Association Meetin-SESNA7:00 p.m.8:15 p.m.Aldrich Park
1550 Mill ST SE
Salem OR 97301

Regular monthly meeting.

Agenda:

June 22, 2021

Phone: 503-540-2303

Learn more

This is an open, public meeting or public hearing at an accessible location. Special accommodations are available, upon request, for persons with disabilities. Services may be requested for sign language interpretation or languages other than English. To request accommodations or services, please call 503-540-2303 at least two business days prior to the meeting.

Lansing Neighborhood Association Meeting7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.Capital Baptist Church
3000 Lansing AVE
Salem OR 97301

Regular monthly meeting. Meeting will also be hosted on Zoom, please see agenda for Zoom meeting link.

Agenda:

June 22, 2021

Phone: 503-540-2303

Learn more

This is an open, public meeting or public hearing at an accessible location. Special accommodations are available, upon request, for persons with disabilities. Services may be requested for sign language interpretation or languages other than English. To request accommodations or services, please call 503-540-2303 at least two business days prior to the meeting.

Contact us

Courtney Knox BuschStrategic Initiatives Manager
Monday–Friday
8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
555 Liberty ST SE RM 220
Salem OR 97301
Phone: