Senate Bill 146 was passed in 2017 designating the third Saturday in March as Cherry Blossom Day in Salem. Cherry Blossom Day at the Capitol, taking place this year on March 18, was created to celebrate the cherry blossom trees on the Capitol Mall, and organically became a celebration of the Japanese cultural influence in Oregon due to the significance of the cherry blossom (Sakura) to their community.
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Daniel R. Kohler and Laura Reid, co-chairs of Keizer’s 40th birthday celebration are seeking residents who wish to help plan and stage the event in June.
By: Les Zaitz of Salem ReporterFor the Keizertimes Voters will have choices in all three races for the Salem-Keizer School Board and more candidates could join in before next week’s filing deadline. So far, only one incumbent is bidding for re-election. And so far, only a single candidate has filed[Read More…]
The annual volunteer clean up of the Keizer Civic Center campus is scheduled for Saturday, March 11. Dozens of community volunteers are needed to help, starting at 9 a.m.
Keizer City Council meets on Monday, March 6th at 7 p.m. in regular session.
Keizer City Council meets on Monday, Feb. 21st at 7 p.m. in regular session.
About 40 junior and senior high school students from the Career Education Technical Center in Salem are scheduled to plant Douglas-fir seedlings in the Fern Ridge Demonstration Area of the Santiam State Forest on Friday, Feb. 10. Fern Ridge Demonstration Area was burned during the 2020 Labor Day fires.
The Union Street pedestrian bridge and the Gerry Frank Amphitheatre at Riverfront Park in Salem will be lit with green later this month to mark Cholangiocarcinoma Day, as well as honor those who are fighting the disease and remembering those who have succumbed.
When the Keizertimes makes a mistake, we own up to it. We don’t blame anyone else for our failing.
Keizer City Council meets on Monday, Feb. 6th at 7 p.m. in regular session. The following options are available if you wish to view or participate in the meeting: AGENDA KEIZER CITY COUNCIL REGULAR SESSION Monday, February 6, 2023 7:00 p.m. Robert L. Simon Council Chambers Keizer, Oregon 1. CALL[Read More…]