Grant Project Process Considered at Salem City Council

Posted on October 22, 2023
City of Salem

Join us Monday, October 23, at 6 p.m. in the Salem City meetings at Salem Council Chambers, 555 Liberty Street SE, including Salem Housing Authority, Salem Urban Renewal Agency and the Salem City Council.

Stream live in English. It is also available on Comcast Cable Channel 21, CC:Media.

Stream live in Spanish.

Agenda items include:

  • Public hearing on proposed amendment to Sign Code (SRC 900) and Procedures for Land Use Applications and Legislative Land Use Proposals (SRC 300)
  • Update on the City’s Sidewalk Repair Program
  • Proposed process and criteria for selecting projects as part of the pedestrian crossings, sidewalk infill, and sidewalk replacement categories contained in the 2022 Salem Safety and Livability Bond Measure.
  • World Polio Day proclamation.
  • Application for $214,750 under the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant to reduce fossil fuel emissions, reduce total energy use, and improve energy efficiency.
  • Ground lease with Watt EV Salem Inc. for unimproved ground at Salem Municipal Airport to develop a charging depot for electric trucks.
  • Authorize City Manager to execute documents for US Department of Justice Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant with Marion County for $99,759 award of which $89,223 will go to the City of Salem. The City has used JAG funds largely to maintain the Police Department’s Community Service Officer program.
  • Authorize Portland General Electric to install electric vehicle chargers on PGE-owned police located in the public right of way.

To give feedback online via Zoom during the meeting, please sign up between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m.  the day of the meeting. To give remarks in person at the Salem City Council Chambers, sign up just before the meetings using the lists available at the Chambers entrance.

If you need a translator to help you with comments, please contact us at 503-763-3459 or media@cityofsalem.net at least two business days before the meeting. Translation of the meeting into other languages can also be requested.

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