DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, OR
CLEAN & SAFE DISTRICT
IN THE NEWS: Fox 12 anchor Wayne Garcia shadows two Clean & Safe cleaners to find out how they help keep Downtown Portland clean.

IN THE NEWS: Fox 12 anchor Wayne Garcia shadows two Clean & Safe cleaners to find out how they help keep Downtown Portland clean.

ABOUT CLEAN & SAFE: The Clean & Safe team provides extra cleaning, security and hospitality services within the district. These enhanced services are funded by downtown businesses.

ABOUT CLEAN & SAFE: The Clean & Safe team provides extra cleaning, security and hospitality services within the district. These enhanced services are funded by downtown businesses.

LIVING IN THE DISTRICT: Portland has long led the nation in downtown residential development and has maintained its position as one of the most livable cities in the country.

LIVING IN THE DISTRICT: Portland has long led the nation in downtown residential development and has maintained its position as one of the most livable cities in the country.

ECONOMIC IMPACT: Downtown Portland comprises less than 1 percent of the region’s land mass but provides 13 percent of the regional employment base.

ECONOMIC IMPACT: Downtown Portland comprises less than 1 percent of the region’s land mass but provides 13 percent of the regional employment base.

HOLIDAY PROGRAMMING: Downtown Portland features a variety of events and programming options that light up the retail core during the holiday season.

HOLIDAY PROGRAMMING: Downtown Portland features a variety of events and programming options that light up the retail core during the holiday season.

Monthly Cleaning Stats

  • 1,901 graffiti tags removed
  • 2,393 bags of trash collected
  • 647 citizen cleaning responses
  • 3,037 drug paraphernalia removed
  • 635 restroom inspection & clean

Monthly Security Stats

  • 4,219 business assists & referrals
  • 13,395 pedestrian contacts
  • 211 arrests by Clean & Safe police
  • 75 exclusions
  • 82 non-arrest problem solving

Monthly Ambassador Stats

  • 3,485 visitor interactions
  • 476 business visits
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PROGRAMS

The Clean & Safe program provides essential services for Portland's downtown.