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North Shore Pride Parade Road Closures

The North Shore Pride Parade takes place in Salem on Saturday June 22, 2024, starting at 12 noon.The parade route is as follows:

Jessica Valatka

Jessica Valatka Awarded 2024 City of Salem and Waste Management Scholarship

The City of Salem, in partnership with Waste Management, are pleased to announce Jessica Valatka as the 2024 recipient of the City of Salem... more ››

Train depot

South Salem Commuter Rail Stop Project Neighborhood Meeting


Aging Listening Sessions Flyer

Help Us ReiMAgine Aging!

In collaboration with Salem MA Council on Aging and AgeSpan, the Executive Office of Elder Affairs will co-host listening sessions to hear... more ››

Salem Skipper

Salem Skipper expands to City of Beverly & Town of Danvers

The Town of Danvers and the City of Beverly are joining with the City of Salem toward being car-light communities with a two-year pilot... more ››

Juneteenth Flags

City of Salem Announces 2024 Juneteenth Jam

Mayor Dominick Pangallo invites community members to attend the City of Salem’s Juneteenth Jam at Riley Plaza on June 18th, starting at 12:... more ››

Offshore Wind

Training for Businesses on the North Shore to Learn About Offshore Wind Supply Chain

The Salem Offshore Wind Terminal development has the potential to bring new opportunities for businesses who would like to participate in... more ››

Salem Ferry

Salem Ferry Schedule

Salem's Ferry, the Nathaniel Bowditch, is owned by the Salem Harbor Port Authority and operated under a contract with Boston Harbor Cruises... more ››

Longest Table English

Salem Food Policy Council Hosts Longest Table Event!

The Salem Food Policy Council will host its first Longest Table event, an outdoor dinner that will take place on... more ››

VOCE Flyer

HARMONIES IN SALEM: An A Cappella / Barbershop Extravaganza

The Salem Public Art Commission is excited to offer a free public performance by VOCE quartet at Derby Square Saturday... more ››


Salem Mayor Dominick Pangallo Announces Return of Free Trolley Program for Residents

Salem Mayor Dominick Pangallo, in partnership with the Salem Trolley, is pleased to once again offer free rides on the Salem Trolley for... more ››

Forest River Pool

City of Salem Announces Forest River Pool Opening Weekend

We are excited to announce the 3rd season opening of the beautifully updated Forest River Pool! The Forest River pool opens for swim... more ››

Poet Laureate

Deadline Approaching: City of Salem Seeks First Poet Laureate

Mayor Dominick Pangallo announced last month that residents of Salem can begin to apply to be Salem’s First Poet Laureate. This join... more ››

Swap 'n' Drop

Swap 'n' Drop Returns to Salem Common!

The SalemRecycle’s Committee is pleased to announce the return of the Free Swap 'N' Drop to Salem Common on Saturday, June 8, 2024 from... more ››

Opioid Survey QR Code

Salem Health Department - Opioid Settlement Funds Survey

***Salem Health Department - Opioid Settlement Funds Survey***In English: https://forms.gle/... more ››

May MMO Flyer

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

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

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!

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 ››