Port Strategic Plan

South Beach Harbor Photo

South Beach Harbor, photo by Gerard Sheridan

As the Port of San Francisco embarks upon its 153rd year of enterprise, it is building new uses to serve the City while continuing its maritime heritage. The Port’s great diversity of uses draws more than 24 million people to the waterfront for employment, transportation, education, exploration, entertainment, recreation or simply to enjoy the Bay. The richness and diversity of these experiences, connected by generous public open spaces with stunning views of San Francisco Bay, are what make the Port’s waterfront a unique and world-renowned attribute of a top international city. Yet the Port remains true to its heritage, preserving both its history and its working waterfront, and dedicated to providing for all its maritime users. Read more in our 2016-2021 Strategic Plan.