Business Improvement Districts

Allied Universal® Downtown Ambassadors

Customized Security Programs for Improvement Districts

Our Downtown Ambassadors provide a safe environment and visible presence to Improvement Districts across the nation helping to protect and enhance our clients’ brand. By enhancing public safety, we help create real value for Improvement Districts by making the area a clean and safe place for visitors, shoppers, businesses and stakeholders alike.


Improvement Districts of all sizes benefit from Allied Universal’s experience, which includes:

  • Bike, vehicle, personal transporter (Segway, T-3), boat and foot patrol

  • Communication assistance

  • Response to calls for assistance

  • Escorts to cars/transportation

  • Security checks

  • Special event coverage

  • Incident reporting

  • Traffic control

  • Enforcement of regulations – city code and park policy

Specialized Training

We understand that Improvement Districts have unique training requirements. Some of the industry-specific training courses our downtown ambassadors receive include:

  • Bike Patrol Training

  • Communication Techniques

  • CPR/First Aid/AED

  • White Glove Customer Service

  • Driver Training

  • Emergency Preparedness

  • Fire Safety Officer

  • Gang Awareness

  • Master Security Officer Program

  • Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs

  • Patrol Techniques

  • Safety Officer Specialist

  • Search and Seizure

  • Working with Homeless and Social Services

Why Choose Allied Universal® for Your Business Improvement District?

  • Award-winning customer service training

  • Strong partnerships with local police and fire

  • Technology solutions with real-time reporting

  • Service hundreds of clients with bike/vehicle/Segway patrol needs

  • Supporter and Participating Member of IDA


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