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READ ABOUT MY STREET:If you live in Salem and my sounds like yours street, CONTACT:

WARD 6 COUNCILOR: Chris Hoy CHoy@cityofsalem.net 503-339-7806
TRAFFIC ENG.:K.Hottmann Khottmann@cityofsalem.net 503-588-6211
CITIZENS' ADVISORY TRAFFIC COMMISSION: 
Denise VanDykedmvdhome@yahoo.com
Eileen Virdenroevir@msn.com
John Ledgerjledger@comcast.net
Lowell Wetzel lowell.wetzel@gmail.com
Miles Adamsmilestone42@comcast.net
Stephan Pricestephanprice@mac.com


          You may live on any residential street in Salem, but our situation may be familiar. I live on the south end of Fisher Road, but Hollywood has a similar problem. 
          The north end of Fisher has a speed of 40mph with no homes.  The middle has a speed of 25mph and the pavement is 50 feet wide with few sidewalks and many pedestrians. 
           South of Silverton Road on Fisher has a speed of 25mph and the pavement is as low as 22 feet wide that is mostly without shoulders or sidewalks, but has pets, children, seasoned citizens, bicyclists, and wheelchair enabled pedestrians. 
A reasonable person obeying the basic rule sh…