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Ohio City Improvement District

The Ohio City Improvement Corporation (OCIC) is a special improvement district (SID) that leverages investments made by property owners in the area of Ohio CIty surounding West 25th Street to create a clean, safe, and welcoming district. The services offered in the Ohio City Improvement District are available to all people in the District, whether you live here, work here, are just visiting, or passing through. 

Ohio City is walkable and transit-friendly so many residents and visitors navigate the neighborhood without a vehicle. To ensure the neighborhood remains accessible year-round, OCIC provides sidewalk snow removal in the District. All sidewalks, ADA ramps, bus stops, and crosswalks are cleard of snow and ice throughout the winter.

Ohio City's Clean & Safe Ambassadors provide services that include patrolling the district, removing litter and graffiti, providing safety escorts, motor vehicle assistance, addressing public disturbances, homeless outreach, and greeting and assisting people in the District. OCIC contract with Downtown Cleveland Alliance and Block by Block to employ ambassadors in the district. Ambassadors are on-duty various days between 7:00 a.m. and midnight, seven days per week. Click here for more information about the services provided by Ohio City's Clean & Safe Ambassadors.

To request assistance from a Market District Ambassador, call:  216.241.4949

Click here for information about Ambassador Services. 

Click here for information about the Special Improvement District

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