David B. Shortess, Salem director of Public Safety, has made the following announcement regarding restricted access to some roads this Saturday:
The Salem Public Safety Office will be assisting the Salem Grade School with its’ 5k run/walk on Saturday May 31st from 7am-1200pm. In the interest of public safety there will be restricted access to CTH AH from the school (STH 83) west to 256th Ave. and 256th Ave. South to the Salem Community Park. Officers have been advised that 300 walkers/runners and likely strollers will be participating in this event. Officers will be posted to restrict vehicle traffic during this event and ask that driver’s find alternative routes during this time period other than residents residing in the immediate area.
Interested in participating in the event? More information here.