Civic Center Community Benefit District Starts Services

The Civic Center Community Benefit District (CCCBD) is pleased to announce that community service begin on February 1, 2012. These services are the culmination of many years of planning to create the CCCBD, and the many community members who volunteered countless hours to achieve this goal. Below is a list of the services provide and how to get more information on them. For a calendar of services, please click here.

Cleaning and Maintenance

The service provides for a uniformed maintenance workers to respond to maintenance calls to remove graffiti, wash down the sidewalk or pick up an accumulation of debris on the sidewalk. They will be aided by calls by the CBD staff to the Department of Public Works (DPW) to coordinate delivery of the maintenance services that the City provides.

Schedule: Monday-Friday, 6:00 am to 2:30 pm. Saturday-Sunday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Community Service Ambassadors

The team of Community Service Ambassadors (CSAs) will be a key element of the CBD. Their function will be to assist the public with information and direct them to destinations within the area, made possible by training on local geography, area venues and businesses, transportation systems, and other useful information. The CSAs will be goodwill ambassadors who assist the public in navigating the district with a welcoming and informed presence.

They will also play a vital role in promoting the Civic Center area as safe and friendly. They will be easily visible and identifiable by their uniforms that will be unique to this district. Their presence will be a deterrent to misdemeanor crime, they will have a communication system to enable them to report conditions or observations of criminal activity immediately through the CBD dispatch to the San Francisco Police Department (SFPD).

Schedule: Tuesday through Saturday, 7:30 am to 7:30 pm.

Nighttime Ambassador Schedule

Includes four uniformed Community Service Ambassadors to work for 200 evenings/year for 4 five hour shifts from 6:30pm -11:30pm or the equivalent as deemed necessary by the district. Actual number of nights may be expanded as deemed necessary by the district by staggering hours of service. These individuals will walk throughout Zone 2 to ensure for the safe and comfortable passage of visitors to and from evening performances, events and meetings.

Schedule: Select nights, 6:30 pm to 11:30 pm

For services, please call the CCCBD Dispatch: 415.781.4700 or send email to