Edward J. Schwartz Federal Office Building and US Courthouse

Edward J. Schwartz Federal Office Building and U.S. Courthouse880 Front Street and 221 West Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101

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Built in 1975, this five-story building has been awarded the ENERGY STAR Label for Buildings, placing it among the top 25 percent of commercial and government buildings with regards to energy efficiency.

Building Information

Property Manager: Regina Willis

Public Hours: 7 a.m.– 5 p.m. Monday through Friday (except federal holidays)

For more building information or service calls, see contact information at top right (or by scrolling down on mobile devices). For other federal government information, call 800-FED-INFO.

Parking and Public Transportation

There is no parking available in the building for the general public. Metered street parking is nearby. Commercial parking lots are within walking distance to the building. Public transportation is available via MTS [a nongovernment website]. The nearest taxi stand is located across the street at the Westin Horton Plaza Hotel.

Public Access

All public visitors are required to pass through electronic security equipment located on the first floor. ADA access is available at the main entrance to the building.

Key Tenants

Major tenants are the U.S. District Court, IRS Taxpayer Assistance, U.S. Attorneys, Office of Senator Dianne Feinstein, and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. In the latest (2015) Tenant Satisfaction Survey, 24% rated the federal building and GSA services four or five on a five-point scale.

Additional information for tenants >

Building Services

AMENITIES OPEN TO LOCATION HOURS OF OPERATION
St. Tropez Bistro Public 2nd floor M-F 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Snack Shop Public 2nd floor, Room 2218 M-F 7 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Vending Machines Public Various 24/7
Cabrillo Credit Union/ATM Public 2nd Floor M-F 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Fitness Center Federal Employees Only Basement 24/7
Health Unit Federal Employees Only Basement, Room B217 M-F 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Public Art

These artists and their artworks are featured: Emery Donaldson Horsky, Navajo Shepherd and Refuge, lobby; Beverly Pepper, Excalibur, exterior front plaza; and Bruce Beasley, Axial Incidence, lobby.

Last Reviewed 2016-10-28