We love West Salem, and especially love Edgewater, and we know you've put in lots of time and energy on revitalizing the district. We wouldn't think of doing anything that might harm that. You can be sure we'll do everything we can to protect your efforts here. We care, we really do. Trust us.
|All the buildings between West Side Station and old City Hall: Gone|
|Old Morton's and Crooked House: Gone|
|Mel's Stoves and the Others: Gone|
|None of the Edgewater Action Plan's Vision and Main Street Concept|
is compatible with the devastation wrought
by the ramps and viaducts of a 3rd Bridge
WSRAB meets at 7:30am on Wednesday the 1st, in the West Salem Public Library, 395 Glen Creek Road NW. (Agenda here.)
No Third Bridge reports they have lawn signs available. If you have a location near a high traffic road or intersection, hook up with them and give the issue more visibility!
For more on the River Crossing / Third Bridge see a summary critique and all breakfast blog notes tagged River Crossing. The No Third Bridge advocates also have lots of useful information and are organizing speakers at City Council on
The City has a page now for the connecting trail between the Union Street Railroad Bridge and Glen Creek. On it is marked the right-of-way for Marine Drive/OR 22 Connector.
|Why are we building this path if we plan to obliterate it in a few years?|
(click to enlarge)