Community Development

Back to Salem’s Future – Comprehensive Plan 2045

For more information on Comprehensive Plan basics, scheduling, and contact information, please select “Comprehensive Plan” from the menu on the left, or contact Max Dillon.

Building Salem's Future

The Department of Community Development is a multidisciplinary team of professionals dedicated to ensuring that the residents of Salem have the kind of future they deserve.

Our office houses the Building Inspections, Engineering, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Planning, and Zoning functions for Salem. It is your one-stop-shop for building permits, plan review, rezoning requests, community outreach planning activities, zoning questions, and more.