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News Release
Detours Expected for Front Street NE in Downtown Salem - 10/07/21

Salem, Ore. – Front Street NE will be closed October 11, 2021 through October 21, 2021 as Portland & Western Pacific Railroad and the City of Salem are scheduled to perform railroad line repairs. The closure will impact Front Street NE between Gaines Street NE and Norway Street. 

Detours will be established at Market Street NE and River Street NE. The closures will include any streets crossing through this zone. Local access to homes and businesses will be accommodated to limit any inconvenience during the construction project. Please watch for construction crews working and obey all speed limits, traffic signs, and signals in the area.

If you have more questions about this project or specific concerns with traffic control or safety, please contact the City of Salem’s Public Works Department at 503-588-6211.

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