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: September

  • 3,337 graffiti tags removed
  • 5,028 bags of trash collected
  • 900 citizen cleaning responses
  • 7,313 drug paraphernalia removed
  • 421 restroom inspection & clean

Security Stats: September

  • 4,002 business assists & referrals
  • 11,018 pedestrian contacts
  • 35 arrests by Clean & Safe police
  • 140 exclusions
  • 43 non-arrest problem solving

Ambassador Stats: September

  • 1,560 visitor interactions
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PROGRAMS

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