If you live in the Salem city limits – you are represented by a city councilor. After being elected, City Councilors serve 4 year terms. The Mayor is voted in every 2 years.
Most Councilors and Mayors are voted in during the May Primary Election – so do not wait until November to vote. Any candidate who receives more than 50% of the vote in the Primary Election is the only name allowed on the November ballot. Vote in May!
If you would like to see who your city councilors is click here to see a map.
If you would like to contact just your city councilor click here, or you can use this email address to communcate with all the city councilors and Mayor:
City Councilors are your neighbors and represent your views. Please communicate with them frequently.