Seismic work, expanded auditorium behind $18 million cost jump for South Salem High renovation

A sign reminds spectators of COVID-19 prevention measures as the demolition of old Leslie Middle School gets underway Wednesday, April 15 (Ron Cooper/Salem Reporter). A decision to build a larger auditorium coupled with higher-than-expected seismic and street costs have already raised by $18 million the cost of renovating South Salem[Read More…]


AGENDA: Hear the latest on Salem-Keizer school construction

Project coordinator Joe Bonanno shows a new career and technical education addition under construction on the south side of North Salem High School (Rachel Alexander/Salem Reporter) Want to learn more about how Salem-Keizer school officials are spending hundreds of millions on construction projects? A citizen committee tasked with overseeing the[Read More…]