Salem business owners reject EID

Salem business owners reject EID

The city received enough written objections from property owners to terminate the Economic Improvement District.

The EID pays for downtown marketing and beautification programs, such as the Downtown Clean Team and First Wednesday promotions.

Property owners in a 28-block area have paid about $200,000 a year in assessments to support the EID, which was established in January 2008.

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