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Salem 2024 Memorial Day Ceremony

Memorial Day Ceremony2024 SalemOn May 27, 2024 at 11:00 am The Mayor and the Salem Veterans Council invite you to attend the annual... more ››

Opioid Survey QR Code

Salem Health Department - Opioid Settlement Funds Survey

(with updated survey links)

***Salem Health Department - Opioid Settlement Funds Survey***In English: more ››

May MMO Flyer

Mayor Pangallo Announces next edition of Mobile Mayor’s Office Program & Multi-Generational Visit

Salem Mayor’s Office hosts program to take the office into the community to better reach constituents

The Office of Mayor Dominick Pangallo is excited to announce that it is hosting the next round of an ongoing program: the Mobile Mayor’... more ››

Salem Pride Month Flag Raising

City of Salem Pride Month Flag Raising Ceremony

All members of the public are invited to attend the upcoming City of Salem Pride Month Flag Raising Ceremony.Celebrate the beginning of... more ››

Hawthorne Gardens

Salem Beautification Committee Seeks Gardening Volunteers for the 2024 Season

City of Salem Committee Calls for Volunteers to Embark on Gardening Initiatives

The Salem Beautification Committee, dedicated to enhancing the aesthetic appeal of our beloved city, is excited to announce a call for... more ››

Salem Poet Laureate Deadline Approaching

Salem Poet Laureate Application Deadline Approaching!

City of Salem Seeks First Poet Laureate

Deadline:  Apply Online by May 31st.Duties Include: 1. Reading self-written poems at 3-5 ceremonial events each year as invited by the City.

AAPI Flyer

Asian American Pacific Islander Desi American Heritage Month Flag Raising Ceremony

All members of the public are invited to attend the upcoming City of Salem Asian American Pacific Islander Desi American Heritage Month... more ››

Ota Relationship

Host a Japanese Middle School Student, July 21-30, 2024!

•The Salem-Ota Cultural Exchange (SOCE) Club annually hosts 28 students (14 boys,14 girls) from Ota City, Japan—near Tokyo; they are 12 and... more ››

Image of a house

Housing Stability Service: May/June, 2024/ Estabilidad de Vivienda: Mayo/Junio, 2024

Housing Stability Service: May/June, 2024/ Estabilidad de Vivienda: Mayo/Junio, 2024

Salem Kicks Gas

Salem Kicks Gas: A North Shore Electric Vehicle Expo

A Drive Electric Earth Month EVent

Are you curious about electric vehicles (EVs)? Want to check them out in person? Then this is the event for you! 20+ local EV dealerships... more ››

Derby Day on Artists' Row

Artists’ Row Season Opening Market Weekend & Launch Party

24 New Derby Street, Salem MA

Friday, May 5, 2024 7-9pm - SPRING PREVIEW PARTY:

Mayor Pangallo - Earth Day

2024 State of the Environment Message - Mayor Dominick Pangallo

On Earth Day, announces forthcoming Massachusetts Coastal Communities Alliance, celebrates work happening now and in the future here in Salem

Happy Earth Day! Today, we celebrate our planet and our shared commitment to environmental stewardship.

Satanic Temple

Arrest Made in Satanic Temple Bombing

Please see the U.S.

Salem Port - Then and Now

Salem Seeks Community Members for CBA Working Group

Mayor Dominick Pangallo is seeking interested applicants to fill vacancies on the new Community Benefits Agreement (CBA) Working Group... more ››

Janelle Rolke

Salem’s Janelle Rolke Named KMB Municipal Partner of the Year

Janelle Rolke, the City of Salem’s Solid Waste Reduction coordinator, was recently honored with Keep Massachusetts Beautiful’s Municipal... more ››

Julia Cseko

Salem Springs to Life with Art

A multitude of art installations and experiences are coming to Salem this Spring

Mayor Dominick Pangallo and the City of Salem’s Public Art Commission are pleased to announce a multitude of unique art installations and... more ››

Transfer Station

Yard Waste & Cardboard Recycling Drop-Off Resumes April 13 at Salem Transfer Station

Salem residents may drop off leaf, grass, brush & flattened cardboard boxes at Transfer Station starting April 13th, 2024

Salem residents with proof of residency or property ownership will be able to drop off their yard waste and flattened cardboard at the... more ››


Mayor Pangallo & New England Donor Services join Heart & Organ Recipients to "Get the “Heart” on your Driver’s License/ID

In celebration of April as Organ Donation Month with the theme of “Have a Heart and get a Heart,” Mayor Pangallo will be... more ››


Mayor Dominick Pangallo Invites Residents to Apply to be Salem’s First Poet Laureate

Poet Laureate application now open at

Mayor Dominick Pangallo announced that starting today, residents of Salem can begin to apply to be Salem’s first Poet Laureate. This... more ››


Outstanding Salem Senior Nomination Form   ~   Senior Day June 1, 2024

Nominations of Outstanding Older Adults Due by Monday, April 15, 2024

The Council on Aging is currently accepting nominations for exceptional seniors. Do you know someone who lives in Salem and exhibits... more ››