The Industrial District BID regularly tracks a number of security and maintenance statistics, with selected indicators. As we move into 2020 we can track our total statistics throughout 2019.
In 2019 we removed a total of 118,817 bags of trash, weighing 1,780 tons. For comparison, 1,780 tons is around the same weight of 1.2 Giant Redwood Trees!
On average the trash removal was highest during the winter months, January, November, and December, when the monthly average of trash removed was 11,500 bags, or about 172 tons.
Pressure Wash Requests
The BID provides pressure washing services now upon request, to mitigate public health hazards from bodily fluids and waste on sidewalks and in business doorways. In 2019 the BID received a total of 3,850 pressure wash requests. The most requests were placed from July through October, where the average monthly requests numbered 428.
Also during 2019, the BID responded to 7,827 graffiti removal requests. The highest number of requests was seen in the last four months of the year, where the average monthly requests were just under 1,100.
Public Safety Incidents
The BID responded to 3,377 public safety incidents during 2019. July through October saw the highest rates of reported incidents, where the average monthly incidents reported numbered 328.