Salem Police Department
Block Party Registration
Event Organizer Information
Please provide a valid email address to receive additional information about your registration.
Block Party Information
Let’s keep our streets and parks clean. Please have solid waste receptacles for attendees to use, and plan to collect and dispose of all refuse.
Street Closure Information
A free, temporary street closure permit is required to host a National Night Out block party in a street. Please provide the following street closure information, so that we may review your request.
Please remember, as a condition of an approved temporary street closure, you must maintain a 20-foot fire lane at all times to allow for emergency personnel access if necessary. As well as allow local access to all residences inside the closure area throughout the event.
Events in a Park or Street
LIABILITY - If your block party will be held in a street or park, you must agree to hold harmless and indemnify the City of Salem from any and all liability
for injury to persons or property occurring as a result of the Event/Activity, and agree to be liable to said City for any and all damage to any park, facility,
building, street, alley or equipment owned or controlled by the City which results from the activity of the event organizer, its officers,
employees and agents or is caused by any participant in said Event/Activity.
By checking the box below, I acknowledge having read this Agreement, understand it, and agree to be bound by its terms and conditions.
If you have any questions about park use or street closures, please feel free to contact the Public Works Department for assistance at [email protected] or 503-588-6261.
The City of Salem does not release personal or block party info, however, we routinely get requests for block party locations from outside entities (Ex. media, political organizations, churches, non-profit organizations).
Do YOU AUTHORIZE US to release the information you provided on this form?