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Aerial photo of San Diego Bay and Tenth Avenue Marine Terminal
Two people enjoy a walk along the San Diego Bay. The Bay is on the left and shops on the right.
Tree-lined path along the water with bright blue skies at Pepper Park at the Port of San Diego
Our favorite green guy, Hang On Hank, is wearing sunglasses and waving
an artist rendering of a virus
two huge beer fermenting tanks await transport at the Tenth Avenue Marine Terminal Port of San Diego

May is Maritime Month

at the Port of San Diego and we are proud to highlight some of our hardworking men and women of the Working Waterfront as well as ships and cargo!

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Rediscover Your Wonderfront!

It’s time to get away from the house with a getaway! Visit and stay at the #Wonderfront and rediscover a destination close by.

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Pepper Park Community Workshop

Join us Thursday, May 6 to provide your input on the future expansion of Pepper Park on the National City Bayfront!

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Pepper Park

Reduce. Reuse. Recycle.

How you can use these 3Rs in your daily life to do your part in protecting San Diego Bay?


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Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19)

Prioritizing the health and well-being of the public, our partners, and Port employees and their families, the Port of San Diego is doing our part to minimize the spread of and exposure to Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) while continuing to support our partners and provide public services.

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The Special Advantage

We know specialty cargo isn't one size fits all, and so we tailor our services to fit your needs.

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COVID-19: The Port of San Diego's Response

For the latest on the Port of San Diego's response to COVID-19, impacts, and resources, click here.

Where San Diego Greets the World

The Port of San Diego is an innovative champion for the 34 miles of San Diego Bay waterfront along Chula Vista, Coronado, Imperial Beach, National City and San Diego.

  • Maritime

    The Port of San Diego is our gateway to the world. Port of San Diego Maritime leads our working waterfront and facilitates the international and domestic movement of goods and people. The Port is a conscientious innovator that leverages our unique expertise, deep-water berths, forward-thinking solutions, and relationships to expand the opportunities for businesses and employees. Port Maritime businesses employ thousands of residents with well-paying jobs and generate billions of dollars per year for the regional economy, creating a prosperous global economic engine for all.

  • Waterfront Development
    Waterfront Development

    Port of San Diego Waterfront Development is the innovative champion for the prosperity of the San Diego Bay waterfront across its member cities. From Real Estate to Aquaculture and Blue Tech, the Port invests in major redevelopment and community infrastructure, so businesses in our region have the opportunity to stay competitive in the global marketplace. Our waterfront businesses generate thousands of high-paying jobs to residents and reinvest billions of dollars into the local economy each year, benefiting the community and local businesses and creating a more prosperous way of life for all.

    Waterfront Development
  • Public Safety
    Public Safety

    Port of San Diego Public Safety protects and oversees the safety of our dynamic San Diego Bay waterfront—land and sea. Port Public Safety is responsible for safeguarding waterfront parks and land, maintaining homeland security and collaborating with agency partners to deter crime locally and abroad. Through the Harbor Police Department, the Port provides for the safety of our communities and resources along San Diego Bay and at San Diego International Airport, and is seen as a global leader in maritime and aviation public safety.

    Public Safety
  • Experiences

    Port of San Diego Experiences welcomes businesses, residents and visitors from across the globe to enjoy and prosper from our dynamic waterfront. As a treasured destination, the Port is the heart and soul of our collective pride. Port Experiences includes our tenant restaurants, hotels, marinas, and museums, as well as Port parks, art, public spaces and attractions. Unique opportunities in all five of our vibrant member cities captivate visitors and ensure everyone feels welcomed, connected and inspired by our beautiful waterfront.

  • Environment

    Port of San Diego Environment champions the safekeeping and environmental care of our dynamic waterfront. Through greenhouse gas reduction, sustainable development, water conservation, waste management and responsible business practices, the Port stewards the protection of our land, air and water. Year after year, measurable goals are set and measured to evolve environmental initiatives—ensuring San Diego Bay remains a vital resource and contributes to a remarkable way of life for future generations of visitors and residents alike.


Creating prosperity and a remarkable way of life.

34miles of waterfront


$9.4billion total impact

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Public Safety

The Board of Port Commissioners has approved a resolution supporting May 5, 2021 as San Diego County Law Enforcement Officers’ Memorial Day and May 9-15, 2021 as National Police Week. In May of each year, National Police Week is observed throughout...

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Tracey Sandberg, the Port of San Diego’s director of information technology, has been recognized by the San Diego Business Journal as a Woman of Influence in Technology. This distinction recognizes trail blazing women executing on their companies’...

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