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GIS Portal
GIS Portal

GIS Portal

GIS Portal

GIS Portal

The City of Salem's platform for exploring and downloading GIS maps and data, discovering web applications and viewing story maps.
Historic Tour
Historic Tour

Historic Tour

Historic Tour

Historic Tour

Click here for an interactive map of the Downtown Salem Walking Tour
Sharing the Love
Sharing the Love

Sharing the Love

Sharing the Love

Sharing the Love

Salem's Love sign is always on the move! Where will it end up next? Find out more about the Commonwealth's only mobile Love sign.
Pay Utility Bills
Pay Utility Bills

Pay Utility Bills

Pay Utility Bills

Pay Utility Bills

The City of Salem is now offering the ability to pay online. It's easy, fast and free.
Rotary Dog Park
Rotary Dog Park

Rotary Dog Park

Rotary Dog Park

Rotary Dog Park

The park is located on Indiana Street beside the Salem Animal Shelter. It is open daily from 6am – 10pm and there are both large and small dog sections.
Mobile Alerts
Mobile Alerts

Mobile Alerts

Mobile Alerts

Mobile Alerts

Register to receive alerts from our Instant Info Citizens Alert system for important emergency alerts, notifications and updates on your devices – Free of charge.
Salem Public Library
Salem Public Library

Salem Public Library

Salem Public Library

Salem Public Library

Founded in 1937, the Salem Public Library is dedicated to providing exceptional services for all ages, backgrounds, and needs.  
Call Before You Dig
Call Before You Dig

Call Before You Dig

Call Before You Dig

Call Before You Dig

Virginia 811 is the “one call” Virginia communications center to keep you, your friends and neighbors safe by helping you avoid buried power, gas, communications and water lines.
Downtown Plan
Downtown Plan

Downtown Plan

Downtown Plan

Downtown Plan

By working together we can build on our wonderful Downtown and ensure that it has a bright future as the center of our community.

Upcoming Events

Olde Salem Brewing Bash Read more

Olde Salem Brewing Bash

11/30/2019 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Olde Salem Brewing Company is hosting their Second Anniversary Party! There will be special beer releases, your favorite Olde Salem brews, and live music and entertainment all night!

Lighting of the Christmas Tree & Christmas Parade Read more

Lighting of the Christmas Tree & Christmas Parade

12/6/2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Ring in the Christmas season with the Lighting of the Salem Christmas Tree and the Christmas parade. Christmas Parade begins at 6:30 p.m. Click Here for Road Closure information.

 

Date: Friday, December 6, 2019

Time: Christmas Tree Lighting begins at 6:00 p.m.

Christmas Parade begins at 6:30 p.m.

Location: Tree Lighting will be at the Salem Farmers Market

Christmas Parade will be on Main Street

*There will be food and drink vendors along with businesses along Main Street that will be open during this time.

Gingerbread Festival Read more

Gingerbread Festival

12/7/2019 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

The annual Gingerbread Festival takes place at the Salem Public Library on Saturday, December 7th. There's so much to do, and all are welcome!

  • FREE pictures with Santa - bring your own camera 
  • Children's arts and crafts and other activities
  • Mail a letter to Santa
  • Meet and take photos with Frosty, Rudolph, & the Gingerbread Man as well as local Mascots including Roanoke College's Rooney, Salem Red Sox's Mugsy, Roanoke Railyard Dawg's Diesel, and more
  • Enjoy hot cider, roasted chestnuts, and roast marshmallows; make your own S'mores at the open fire pits
  • Stroll through the Gingerbread House Competition 
  • And more!

Date: Saturday, December 7, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Salem Public Library, 28 E Main St., Salem

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