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    • Engaging the Latino Community in Salem 

      Lopez, Monique G.; Welch, Mackie; Sandoval, Gerardo (University of Oregon, 2010)
      The purpose of this report is to provide City of Salem personnel with recommendations of strategies to use when engaging with the growing Latino population in the city. The barriers, opportunities, and action items ...
    • Salem Streetlights: Solutions for a Sustainable System 

      Landis, Joshua; Moore, Caroline; Mosley, Rachel; Ruderman, Chris; Skinner, Seth; Chrisinger, Colleen (University of Oregon, 2010)
      Currently, the City of Salem provides approximately 10,500 streetlights for the safety and well-being of its residents. These streetlights cost the city roughly 1.5 million dollars per year in combined electricity and ...
    • Salem Civic Center - Interior Architecture 

      Fuller, Leah; Zimmer, Linda (University of Oregon, 2010)
      As a part of the University of Oregon Sustainable City Year program, sixteen students enrolled in a mid-level interior design studio examined the Salem Civic Center building, generating proposals for renovation and reuse ...
    • North Downtown Waterfront Development: Urban Design Proposals 

      Schmidt, Elizabeth M.; Larco, Nico (University of Oregon, 2010)
      During the fall 2010 academic term at the University of Oregon, five groups of three students in an architecture studio course worked with the City of Salem to develop five schemes for the redevelopment of the North ...
    • Advancing Sustainability by Fostering Civic Engagement 

      Nelson, Jonathan; Stavitsky, Al (University of Oregon, 2010)
      Sustainability is a fairly understandable concept when dealing with concrete examples. Buildings and urban planning can reach sustainable standards by conserving energy, efficiently handling waste or encouraging residents ...
    • Downtown Salem Circulation Study 

      Johnson, Pamela C.; Monsere, Chris (University of Oregon, 2010)
      The City of Salem is adapting its current transportation infrastructure to enhance active transportation within the City. The City is complying with the goals of Vision 2020 – a comprehensive effort to secure a vibrant ...
    • South of Mission (Salem, Or.) 

      Wieczorek, Agatha (University of Oregon, 2010)
      The intent of this study and design work is to respond to the needs and distinct characteristics of the South of Mission area in the City of Salem, Oregon. Our Mission Statement is to encourage economic development through ...
    • Controlling Congestion Through Parking Policy: Minimums, Maximums, and the Road to an Efficient Future 

      Cogburn, Jordan; Yang, Yizhao (University of Oregon, 2010)
      This report was created in response to the City of Salem’s interest in comparing the off-street parking requirements of their zoning ordinance with those of other similar cities in the United States. The report also ...
    • Salem North Downtown Riverfront Redevelopment Concept Plan 

      Dong, Baofeng; Mild, Cortney; Margerum, Richard; Parker, Robert; Young, Robert F. (University of Oregon, 2010)
      This concept plan mainly aims to restore the ecology along Mill Creek and the Willamette River and transform the North Downtown Riverfront into a mixeduse neighborhood with affordable housing, public transit, community ...
    • Salem Strategic Economic Prosperity Plan 

      University of Oregon. Dept. of Planning, Public Policy and Management. Community Planning Workshop; Parker, Bob; Becker, Brie (University of Oregon, 2010)
      As part of its year‐long collaboration with the University of Oregon Sustainable City Year program, the City of Salem Economic Development Division engaged with the Community Planning Workshop (CPW) to conduct a Strategic ...
    • Industrial ecology 

      Ofri, Orit; Howard-Grenville, Jennifer (University of Oregon, 2010)
      This report summarizes the work done by students in the Industrial Ecology class at the University of Oregon during fall term 2010. The students explored industrial ecology concepts to evaluate opportunities in two ...
    • Green Cities 

      Cyrus, Heather; Dillard, Suni; Young, Robert (University of Oregon, 2010)
      As one of the Sustainable City Year (SCY) projects this year, Green Cities students were asked to research, plan, and design environmentally friendly re-use and redevelopment options for the Salem Housing Authority ...
    • Minto-Brown Island Park Studio 

      Bingle, Logan; Nevers, Vanessa; Ruggeri, Deni (University of Oregon, 2010)
      The City of Salem asked the Minto-Brown Island Park research and design studio, led by University of Oregon Landscape Architecture Professor Deni Ruggeri, to provide a new interpretive trail plan for Minto-Brown Island ...
    • Minto-Brown Island Park Citizen Communications Strategy 

      Nelson, Jonathan; Stavitsky, Al (University of Oregon, 2010)
      The city collaborated with students from the University of Oregon’s Strategic Communication program to develop a communication plan to address a variety of concerns. The city specifically wanted students to create a plan ...
    • Salem Police Station 

      Peterson, Alice (University of Oregon, 2010)
      Students developed 24 design ideas for the new Salem Police Station. While there were a variety of approaches to developing the new station, every design addressed issues involving the Civic Center site and the police ...
    • Environmental Law: Green Building, Graywater, and Stormwater 

      McGinn, Jennifer; Wilson, Jan (University of Oregon, 2010)
      As part of the Sustainable City Year partnership with the City of Salem, five students from the University of Oregon School of Law’s Environmental Law Clinic course researched sustainable building and stormwater ...
    • Efficient Public Lighting Options 

      Sylwester, Liesel; Germany, Jason O. (University of Oregon, 2010)
      A Product Design studio course from the University of Oregon took on the Efficient Public Lighting Options project and worked to develop design concepts that would meet Salem’s lighting needs and reduce their energy use. ...
    • High Performance, High Density, High Ambitions: Housing for the Salem Housing Authority 

      O'Neil, Shane; Keyes, Peter (University of Oregon, 2010)
      In collaboration with Peter Keyes’s 2011 Advanced Architectural Design Studio at the University of Oregon and the Sustainable Cities Initiative, the City of Salem and the Salem Housing Authority (SHA) sought to re-imagine ...
    • Bicycle Transportation 

      Welch, Monica; Schlossberg, Marc (University of Oregon, 2010)
      The proposals reviewed in this document were generated as a result of collaboration between the City of Salem and the University of Oregon Sustainable Cities Initiative. Fifty-one students in a Planning, Public Policy, ...
    • Salem Transportation Safety Analysis 

      Johnson, Pamela C.; Monsere, Chris (University of Oregon, 2010)
      Portland State University’s Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering explored various traffic safety concerns in the City of Salem. The Salem Transportation Safety Analysis was conducted by Portland State ...