FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE04-30
Charles G. Sturcken
of Press Release Sent 6/2/04 – New Information
Customer Service Borough Offices Extend Hours for Payment of
Water Bills and Liens on Property DEP
and DOF Will Team Up To Conduct Community Outreach Evening
Sessions in Each Borought to Assist Homeowners to Satisfy Debts
or Contest Charges
The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
is extending Customer Service borough office hours, Monday through
Thursday until July 29, 2004 from 9 00 am to 7:00 pm. Customers
may receive assistance concerning their lien sale notices for outstanding
water and sewer charges and may pay their bills via check or money
order (cash and credit cards will not be accepted). Customers may
enter into payment agreements at the DEP borough locations listed
below. DEP personnel will also be available at the Business Centers
during regular business hours to assist customers. Customers who
wish to pay with cash must visit one of the Department of Finance’s
(DOF) Business Centers; Credit card payments will not be accepted.
Payments can also be made online at any of DOF’s Borough
Business Centers or by mail, regardless of where the property is
located. However, to ensure timely processing, DOF advises owners
not to mail payments after July 9.
DEP Customer Service Borough office addresses are:
||1932 Arthur Avenue, 6 th floor
||250 Livingston St, 8 th Floor
||1250 Broadway, 8 th Floor
||96-05 Horace Harding Expressway, Corona
||60 Bay Street, 6 th floor
DOF Borough Business Centers are located at:
||1932 Arthur Avenue
||210 Joralemon St.
||66 John St.
||144-06 94 th Place
||350 St. Marks Place
Please note: All offices will be closed on Monday, July 5th
in observance of the July 4th holiday.
In addition, elected officials will join with staff from DOF
and DEP prior to lien sales in each borough at evening outreach
sessions to make it easier for listed owners to come forward and
make payments or contest charges. The Department of Housing Preservation
and Development (HPD) will join the City team to provide useful
information on housing and loans
All evening borough outreaches will take place from 6pm to 8pm
|Wed. June 9, 2004
||Staten Island, DOF Business Center – 350 St.Marks Place,
|Thurs. June 17, 2004
||Brooklyn, Boys and Girls High School, 1700 Fulton Street
|Wed. June 23, 2004
||Queens, DOF Business Center, 144-06 94th Avenue, 1st fl.
|Wed. June 30, 2004
||Bronx, Lehman College, Music Bldg., 250 Bedford Park Blvd.,
|Wed. July 7, 2004
||Queens, DEP Borough Office, 96-05 Horace Harding Expwy.,
|Wed. July 14, 2004
||Brooklyn, DOF Business Center, 210 Joralemon St., 1st fl.
|Wed. July 21, 2004
||Manhattan, DOF Business Center, 66 John St., 1st fl.