5/31 Water Update

2018-06-01T05:54:38+00:00June 1st, 2018|

The water advisory for children under 6, populations who are immunocompromised, the elderly and pregnant and nursing mothers in the City of Salem has been extended. Salem-Keizer Public Schools will continue to provide bottled water for these populations; however, we cannot offer bottled water to those students and staff outside the advisory.

The City of Salem has set up free water stations at the following locations, which will open at 7 p.m.: Wallace Marine Park, Oregon State Fairgrounds, Bush’s Pasture Park, Woodmansee Park, Jan Ree in Northeast Salem and Chemeketa Community College. All bulk water pickup locations are pull-through. Residents must bring their own containers. There is a 5 gallon limit per vehicle.

Water station locations are:
Wallace Marine Park, Old Boat Launch Parking Lot, 200 Glen Creek Road NW
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Gravel lot west of 17th Street, 2330 17th St.
Bush’s Pasture Park, 600 Mission St. SE
Woodmansee Park, 4629 Sunnyside Road SE
Jan Ree at AMF Firebird Lanes, 4303 Center St. NE
Chemeketa Community College, 4000 Lancaster Drive NE

There are also a number of locations available in Keizer, which is not impacted by this advisory. We will continue to keep our families updated with more information as it becomes available. Please continue to visit www.cityofsalem.net for updates.