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Salem Saturday Market Bike Ride Scheduled for July 25

On Saturday, July 25, all NEN residents are invited to join the Drive Less Save More: Connecting Salem team for a family-friendly, one mile ride to the Saturday Market. Participants will meet at 10 am outside of the Broadway Coffeehouse (1300 Broadway Street NE #100) before the ride for free maintenance and safety tips brought...

NEN Residents Invited to Walking Tour of Historic Grant Neighborhood

Got plans Saturday 7/11/15? Join the Drive Less Save More: Connecting Salem team and the Grant Neighborhood Association for a special tour of the unique architecture, stories and history behind the neighborhood. Meet us at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 11 at North Mall Heritage Park, south of D street between Summer and Winter streets...

Cherriots presentation slated for July 7th NEN meeting

Cherriots is working on a program this summer in the NEN and Grant neighborhoods called “Drive Less Save More: Connecting Salem.” The program will provide residents with resources and information about transportation options in Salem, planning events, and encouraging residents to walk, bike, take transit, and carpool more often. Emily Loberg of Salem-Keizer Transit will...

Town Hall Meeting Planned for Update on North Campus of the Former Oregon State Hospital

The North East Salem Community Association, which represents the community bordering Northeast Neighbors to the East, has announced a Town Hall Meeting with Representative Brian Clem to discuss the latest news regarding redevelopment of the North Campus of the Former Oregon State Hospital, located between Center and D Streets in Northeast Salem. As many of...

Volunteers needed for Keizer Rapids Park Playground build

Representatives from Marion County, the City of Salem, the City of Keizer and numerous nonprofit partners are seeking volunteers to assist in a week-long project to construct the Big Toy, a massive community playground complex that will serve children and families from throughout the region. The playground is slated to be built entirely by volunteers...

Gentle Reminder: Be Respectful When Walking Dogs at Lee Mission Cemetery

At a recent meeting of Northeast Neighbors, representatives from Lee Mission Cemetery, located at 2104 D Street NE, Salem, noted that the cemetery had been having trouble with members of the public walking their dogs on the grounds and not being respectful of the facility’s rules. As a courtesy, we at NEN would like to...

Mill Creek Cleanup Saturday September 28th

Volunteers are needed for Mill Creek cleanup on Saturday, September 28. Click on the link for more information.      

NEN-SESNA Neighborhood Plan Meetings Scheduled

All: Thanks to everyone that came to the kick-off meeting for the Neighborhood Plan process. It was a great meeting with lots of enthusiastic participation. We will be meeting every 2nd Tuesday starting May 14th. Our first meeting topic will be Neighborhood Heritage/Historic Preservation. What: NEN-SESNA Neighborhood Plan meeting When: May 14, 2013, 6:30-8:00 PM...
Mill Creek Cleanup Project April 20th at 9am

Mill Creek Cleanup Project April 20th at 9am

NEN resident urges neighbors to come out April 20th with SOLV project to assist in cleaning up our neighborhood stream, Mill Creek. Please meet at 9 am Saturday April 20th at the Straub Learning Center by Ollinger Pool, dress appropriately, and go to the website to sign in and electronically sign a waiver. Contact Mark...
Make a Difference Day October 27th

Make a Difference Day October 27th

Six volunteers, Nancy McDaniel, Bill Holmstrom (NEN Board), Lara and Tanner Million (very helpful neighbors), Evan and Joan Lloyd (NEN Board).   Rick Watkins missed the photo op but pitched in to assist.   He had been supporting the kids in their athletic endeavors. Roger Cedillo, city employee of 45 yrs. oversaw the planting of...

CERT Work Party July 28th

NEN CERT needs your help and assistance for their work party. Another great way to gain Re-CERT hours and help develop another neighborhood cache. Our NEN CERT group, plan to have a cache work party to complete the other side of the interior of the NEN cache on the 28th of July at 9 a.m....
City Seeks Public Input on City Budget

City Seeks Public Input on City Budget