You can report bed bugs in private residences, New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) property, hotels, single room occupancy (SRO) buildings, day care centers, New York City public schools, CUNY colleges, and subways. To report bed bugs in a private house or apartment, you must be a tenant in the building.
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Private homeowners should hire a pest control professional licensed by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation to evaluate the pest problem and to exterminate if required. Licensed exterminators should always provide proof of their license upon request.