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Get It Done. Together.

The Department's Get It Done. Together. pilot program is underway -- enabling new projects to break ground this summer. Meeting after normal business hours, seven City agencies are teaming up with industry members and property owners to finalize approvals and move projects forward.

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Buildings at Work

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See our latest Buildings at Work video on the Department's Sustainability Team - and learn about how we're making New York a greener, greater City.

Recently Released Buildings Bulletins

Did You Know....?

Did you know that construction-related accidents dropped 56% in the first quarter of 2011 compared with the same period last year? To keep that trend going, the Department recently launched a new safety campaign encouraging all workers to use proper fall protection.

Learn about our Experience is Not Enough initiative:
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Service Updates

General Liability Insurance Requirements - UPDATED

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No-Penalty Retaining
Wall Inspections

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New Fees for Hazardous Violation Re-inspections

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ASB4s No Longer Required
With Applicable PW1s
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Green Roofs + Solar Tax
Abatement Appointments

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Benchmarking Report
Rule + Assistance

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Sprinkler Report
Deadline Approaching

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LL 26/04 Form (PDF)

Upcoming Events + Hearings

City Hall News Breakfast With

Commissioner LiMandri

May 25, 8AM

City Hall News is hosting a breakfast with Commissioner LiMandri. He will discuss how the City’s construction industry is emerging from one of the most dramatic economic downturns and speak about new initiatives to facilitate safe development.

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Chinese American Real Estate Association USA

May 19, 6PM

Administrative Enforcement Unit Director Renaldo Hylton will discuss illegal conversions and how to resolve violations at this Queens event. To attend, call (718) 886 - 2210.


Hearing on New Rule to Change Department Fees

280 Broadway, Manhattan

May 31, 1PM

Department of Buildings

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May 13, 2011