New Fort Lauderdale U.S. Courthouse

New Fort Lauderdale U.S. Courthouse

U.S. Courthouse

In 2019, Congress appropriated funding for the construction of a new 255,000-gross-square-foot federal courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Meeting the 10-year spaces needs of the judiciary, the new courthouse will include 12 courtrooms and 17 judges’ chambers. Once built , the facility will provide workspace for several tenant agencies, including the U.S. Court of Appeals, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, the U.S. Marshals Service, the U.S. Attorney’s Office and the U.S. Probation Office.

Current status:

This project is currently in the procurement phase.

Latest updates:

GSA’s project team is currently reviewing a shortlist of proposed sites.

Next Milestone:

GSA will issue solicitations for a Construction Manager as Advisor (CMa) and for architecture and engineering (A/E) bridging serving in fall 2019.

Project details:

Estimated Project Funding: $190 million
Project Delivery Method:
Lead Design Architect:
Project Schedule:

  • Anticipated Construction Start – Fall 2021
  • Anticipated Construction Completion ­– Fall 2024

Awarded Contracts:
Final Environment Assessment:

Last Reviewed: 2019-09-23