The City of Salem uses CodeRED, a rapid communication system, sometimes called “Reverse 911,” to alert residents when there is an emergency or other notification. To sign up, click on the CodeRED link at and fill out the form. Sign up to receive alerts on a landline and cellphone, and by text message or email. You can also customize the type of alert you would like to receive.

Subscribe to the FYI Salem newsletter City News & Announcements, Meeting Notices, Employment Opportunities, or specific Board Agendas, by visiting and filling out the form.

To report anything from a pot hole to a street light out, use SeeClickFix. Click “Online Services” at, visit, or download the free app by searching for “See Click Fix” in your app store.