Marion County Commissioners meet at 9 a.m. Wednesday in the Senator Hearing Room at 555 Court Street N.E. The meeting is streamed live on YouTube.
Apartment developers in Salem would have to make a minimum of 15% of units affordable on larger projects to qualify for city tax breaks under the proposed changes.
Marion County Commissioners on Wednesday will consider contracting with Salem Health to help provide inpatient psychiatric services for people with mental health disturbances or addiction.
Marion County Commissioners on Wednesday will consider contributing up to $1 million for improvements to a garbage and recycling facility under a new contract, which would extend operations at least four years.
A year after the city of Salem halted plans to create a crisis response team, councilors on Monday will vote on asking city employees to move forward with finding funding sources and seeking proposals.
Marion County Commissioners on Wednesday will consider a $6.31 million contract with the state for housing assistance and residential behavioral health treatment.
Salem residents will pay about $33 more per year for garbage hauling after councilors approved a rate increased Monday.
Salem city councilors will vote on pay increases for city department leaders at their Monday meeting. The council will consider adopting a salary schedule for city executives, replacing the current system which sets only a minimum and maximum pay amount, with salaries set by the city manager. Executives include the[Read More…]
Youths from the Soul River Inc deployment skip rocks on the Owyhee River in the BLM’s Vale District. (Courtesy/Wikimedia Commons) A task force charged with coming up with a long-term strategy for outdoor recreation in Oregon will hold its final meeting on Thursday, Jan. 23, in Salem. The group was[Read More…]