DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, OR
CLEAN & SAFE DISTRICT
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.

HOLIDAY SEASON: New businesses, ugly sweaters and PDX Pop-Up Shops draw customers for the shopping season

HOLIDAY SEASON: New businesses, ugly sweaters and PDX Pop-Up Shops draw customers for the shopping season

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.

Cleaning Stats: June

  • 4,399 graffiti tags removed
  • 4,227 bags of trash collected
  • 977 citizen cleaning responses
  • 5,360 drug paraphernalia removed
  • 524 restroom inspection & clean

Security Stats: June

  • 4,134 business assists & referrals
  • 12,767 pedestrian contacts
  • 78 arrests by Clean & Safe police
  • 205 exclusions
  • 86 non-arrest problem solving

Ambassador Stats: June

  • 8,547 visitor interactions
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PROGRAMS

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