DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, OR
CLEAN & SAFE DISTRICT
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

CLEAN & SAFE APPRECIATION DAY: Gathering to celebrate the men and women who make downtown Portland a clean and safe place to live and work.

CLEAN & SAFE APPRECIATION DAY: Gathering to celebrate the men and women who make downtown Portland a clean and safe place to live and work.

REAL CHANGE NOT SPARE CHANGE: Downtown Clean & Safe urges you to consider giving to a social service agency rather than to someone on the street.

REAL CHANGE NOT SPARE CHANGE: Downtown Clean & Safe urges you to consider giving to a social service agency rather than to someone on the street.

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.

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.

Monthly Cleaning Stats

  • 3,019 graffiti tags removed
  • 2,055 bags of trash collected
  • 511 citizen cleaning responses
  • 3,401 drug paraphernalia removed
  • 619 restroom inspection & clean

Monthly Security Stats

  • 3,814 business assists & referrals
  • 903 unwanted persons contacts
  • 237 arrests by Clean & Safe police
  • 77 exclusions
  • 191 non-arrest problem solving

Monthly Ambassador Stats

  • 5,024 visitor interactions
  • 396 business visits
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PROGRAMS

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