In Salem, the Urban Renewal Agency Board (Agency) is constituted by the Mayor and City Council with the Mayor acting as Chair. The City Manager serves as the Executive Director of the Agency. Staff support is provided by the Urban Development Department through an intergovernmental agreement with the City of Salem.
The Agency of the City of Salem is a separate municipal corporation responsible for governing Salem's urban renewal areas. The meetings are conducted under Agency Rules.
Click on the links to learn more about urban renewal, advisory boards, financial resources, and current projects. For information on urban renewal areas and to learn more about each URA at Urban Renewal Areas At-a-Glance