Final Rule - Amendment of Rules Governing Parking Structures. This Final Rule will be published in the City Record on 5/23/22. The effective date is 6/22/22.
NYC DOB releases comprehensive bulletin clarifying when to apply the 2014 Construction Codes or the 2022 Construction Codes
Property owners who were required to submit their CY2021 benchmarking information by May 1, 2022, are required to submit a fully compliant report by May 31, 2022.
Applicants for work that will result in an amount of soil disturbance greater than or equal to 20,000 square feet, or in the creation of 5,000 square feet or more of impervious surface, are required to submit DEP Stormwater Construction and Stormwater Maintenance Permits.
NYCDOB has issued the following Service Notice for the interim process for submitting SSPs in DOB NOW before the GC or FO job is approved.
On Friday, April 1, The New York City Department of Buildings issued a clarification on periodic boiler inspections:
The New York City Department of Buildings advises that Local Law 138 allows for an amendment to Local Law 152 which allows building owners to receive a 180-day extension of the due date for the inspection of the building's gas piping system
The New York City Department of Buildings has announced that First Deputy Commissioner Gus Sirakis has been named Acting Commissioner of the Department of Buildings.
The DOL has announced that under NY’s COVID-19 sick leave law, an employee cannot qualify for leave more than three times.
2/3: NYCDOB Advises Property Owners, Contractors, & Crane Operators To Take Precautionary Measures During Freezing Rain And Icing Conditions
The New York City area may experience severe weather, including potential freezing rain and icing conditions, starting tonight, Thursday, February 3rd, and continuing into Friday, February 4th.