December 5, 2023
The Ped West crossing at San Ysidro. File picture courtesy of Mayor Kevin Faulconer’s workplace

Customs and Border Safety introduced it’s going to resume the San Ysidro Port of Entry’s Pedestrian West northbound operations starting Thursday.

CBP quickly suspended pedestrian crossing on the facility amid a surge of migrants on the border in September, and to permit CBP personnel to help the Border Patrol.

The ability can be open seven days per week with restricted hours of operation from 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The ability’s southbound operations stay quickly suspended.

“We’ll proceed to help CBP’s overarching border safety mission whereas balancing the wants of the touring public,” stated Mariza Marin, director of the San Ysidro Port of Entry. “Our purpose is to facilitate lawful commerce and journey whereas additionally guaranteeing the security and safety of hundreds from the area who cross the border every single day.”

Vacationers had been urged to watch wait occasions on the CBP web site or obtain the Border Wait Instances cellular utility.