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Clean and Safe Ambassador Program

Hours of operation
7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays


Have a question for the Ambassadors? Contact them at 507-316-7511 or email 


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The Rochester Downtown Alliance’s Clean and Safe Ambassador Program in downtown Rochester provides cleaning, hospitality, and safety services to the 44-block special service district (SSD). Since its launch in July 2020, the Clean and Safe Ambassador Program has helped downtown Rochester address many small issues that previously added up to an overall feeling of neglect, insecurity, and disinvestment.

  • Sweeping or removing litter from sidewalks, curbs, and other areas of public space
  • Pressure washing sidewalks on a scheduled basis (weather permitting)
  • Locating and removing graffiti from buildings, sidewalks, and sidewalk/street fixtures
  • Performing seasonal weed removal, leaf blowing, shoveling around ADA sidewalk ramps, fire hydrants, and public spaces

  • Serving as an extra set of "eyes and ears" to the Rochester Police and Fire departments
  • Providing safety escort services for the intended audience downtown
  • Reporting code enforcement and "quality of life" concerns to appropriate agencies
  • Monitoring and reporting deficiencies to appropriate city contacts to ensure streets remain bright and clean
  • Applying trained knowledge of social outreach when interacting with the public

  • Providing information and responding to inquiries regarding downtown businesses, government, educational facilities, services, facilities, and events
  • Providing directions
  • Conducting street surveys and distributing informational materials as needed

Programa de Embajadores Limpio y Seguro

El programa de embajadores limpio y seguro proporciona una limpieza diaria seguridad y servicios hospitalarios en la cuadra 44 del centro de Rochester Este programa complementa el trabajo de la ciudad de Rochester trayendo mejoras adicionales para mejorar la apariencia del centro y la gente experimenta mientras está allí.

Nadiifinta & Badbaadada Barnaamijka Safiirka

Barnaamijka Safiirka Nadiifinta & Badbaadada waxay sameysaa nadiifin maalinle ah, badbaado, iyo adeegyada martigelinta ee blooga-44 ee bartamaha magaalada Rochester. Barnaamijkani waxa uu kabinayaa shaqada magaalada Rochester isagoo keenaya horumarin dheeraad ah si kor loogu qaado muuqaalka bartamaha magaalada iyo waayo-aragnimada dadka inta ay jogaan.

برنامج سفراء ألأمان و النظافة

يقوم برنامج سفراء ألأمان و النظافة بتقديم خدمات التنظيف و السلامة و الضيافة اليومية إلى منطقة ال 44 مبنى في وسط مدينة روجستر. و يهدف هذا البرنامج الى إستكمال عمل مدينة روجستر من خلال إدخال تحسينات إضافية لتطوير مظهر وسط المدينة و تعزيز تجربة الناس أثناء تواجدهم هناك. تعرّف على

View Clean and Safe Ambassador quarterly reports here.

  See more of the impact the Clean and Safe Ambassador Program has in downtown Rochester.

Program partners

Thank you to the City of Rochester, Mayo Clinic, and our SSD members for their support of this program.

For questions about the Clean and Safe Ambassador Program in downtown Rochester, please contact or 507-216-9882.