How do I know if a block party has a permit?

To find out if a block party is permitted, you can:

  • Contact the local community board
  • Call the Office of Citywide Event Coordination and Management at (212) 788-7567, Monday to Friday between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM
  • Write a letter to:
    CECM - Street Activity Permit Office
    100 Gold Street, 2nd Floor
    New York, NY 10038