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News Release
Traffic Alert: State Street Closed to Eastbound Traffic at 12th Street NE - 02/29/24

Salem, Ore. — The City of Salem is warning drivers who use State Street that the road will be closed east of 12th Street NE beginning Monday, March 4, 2024, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The one-day closure is necessary to repair and replace the pavement pad at the railroad crossing east of the 12th and State Street intersection. Traffic on 12th Street NE will be allowed in both directions as construction is taking place. 

  • Location: State Street is closed to eastbound traffic at 12 Street NE, Salem, OR.
  • Date and Time: Monday, March 4, 2024, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Affected Areas: Travel lanes, sidewalks, and parking spaces near the train tracks in the construction zone.
  • Caution: Drivers are urged to be cautious while traveling, follow all signage, and watch for workers in the area.

The Current Road Conditions Map on the City of Salem website provides up-to-date information on scheduled or emergency road closures in Salem. For additional information, please contact the City of Salem at 503-588-6211 or

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