BUSINESS AGENDA: City's Urban Renewal Agency to consider $10 million in spending for downtown The money would be spent on construction projects, street improvements, as well as a key piece of Salem's strategy to address homelessness. By Jake Thomas - Salem Reporter October 12, 2020 at 11:11am Read this article for free. Sign up for a free trial. It’s fast and easy. No credit card needed. Log in if you have a subscription. Want to skip the trial? Subscribe. If you are a human, ignore this field Looks like you already have an account. Log in.