The City of Salem is a fourth class city with a Mayor/Council (Board of Aldermen) form of government. Officials are elected in the April Municipal Election. Local ordinances are determined by the Board of Aldermen.
|Board of Aldermen:|
|Kim Steelman||East Ward Alderwoman|
||West Ward Alderman|
|Vacant||East Ward Alderwoman|
|Kevin James||West Ward Alderman|