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Front Street in San Diego Temporarily Closed for GSA Construction Project

Vehicle and pedestrian traffic detours during two-day closure starting September 14


SAN DIEGO – The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) will temporarily close all lanes of Front Street between Broadway and West F Street for two days to install scaffolding on the exterior façade of the Edward J. Schwartz Federal Office Building (Schwartz FOB) beginning September 14, 2019. The work will occur above the vehicle lanes which pass beneath a portion of the building on Front Street. Sidewalks on Front Street in the affected area will also be closed to pedestrian traffic. To transition vehicles off Front Street, GSA will detour traffic from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., on both September 14 and September 15, 2019:

  • southbound traffic on Front Street detours at Broadway to State Street (to the west) for one block before routing back onto F Street for continued southbound travel on Front Street.  

Travelers are advised to plan ahead for potential delays, monitor media traffic reports and adhere to posted signage.
WHERE: Front Street between Broadway and F Street.
WHEN: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. on September 14 and September 15, 2019.