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February 22, 2021
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors, & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Steps During Snow and Ice Melt Conditions


February 18, 2021
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors, & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During Winter Storm


February 18, 2021
DOB Launches Façade & Scaffold Safety Blitz


February 6, 2021
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


January 30, 2021
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


January 29, 2021
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - December 2020


January 29, 2021
One Month Until Final Construction Safety Training Deadline


January 28, 2021
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


January 22, 2021
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


January 20, 2021
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


December 31, 2020
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - November 2020


December 23, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


December 16, 2020
DOB Shares Recommendations to Cut Red Tape and Support Small Business Owners


December 15, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors, & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During Winter Storm


December 10, 2020
Cutting Red Tape: City Council Passes Interim Certificate of Occupancy Bill


December 4, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


November 30, 2020
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - October 2020


November 29, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


November 23, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


November 18, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


November 14, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


November 1, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


October 30, 2020
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - September 2020


October 29, 2020
Over 100,000 Construction Site Safety Training Cards Issued In NYC


October 28, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors, & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds from the Remnants of Hurricane Zeta


October 14, 2020
Recovery Agenda: New York City Releases Winter Outdoor Dining Guidance


October 14, 2020
DOB Releases Customer Service Dashboard


October 6, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


September 29, 2020
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - August 2020


September 29, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


September 25, 2020
DOB Announces Winners for “Hack the Building Code” Innovation Challenge


September 22, 2020
Climate Week: DOB Announces Winners of First-Ever Carbon Neutrality Innovation Challenge


September 3, 2020
DOB Launches Build Safe | Live Safe Digital 2020: Safety, Innovation & Sustainability


August 31, 2020
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - July 2020


August 27, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


August 24, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


August 2, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors, & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During Tropical Storm Isaias


July 31, 2020
New York City Launches No-Penalty Sign Inspections


July 30, 2020
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - June 2020


July 28, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


July 21, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


July 9, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors, & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During Tropical Storm Fay


July 7, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


July 3, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


June 30, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


June 30, 2020
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - May 2020


June 29, 2020
Creating A Safer NYC: DOB Announces Building Code Innovation Challenge


June 26, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


June 5, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


June 5, 2020
Phase One Reopening: Safely Restarting Construction Activity in NYC


June 3, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


May 29, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


May 29, 2020
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - April 2020


May 29, 2020
Social Distancing: Construction Training & License Renewals Now Online


May 19, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


May 11, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors, & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During Thunderstorms and High Winds


May 8, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


May 4, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


April 30, 2020
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - March 2020


April 30, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


April 22, 2020
Earth Day: DOB Launches Sustainability Innovation Challenge


April 20, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


April 15, 2020
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - February 2020


April 12, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


April 9, 2020
Green New Deal: Climate Advisory Board Announces Working Groups to Help Implement Mandatory Building Retrofits and Fight Global Warming


April 9, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


April 3, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


April 3, 2020
DOB Releases Real-Time Map of Essential & Emergency Construction Sites


March 20, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors, & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During Thunderstorms & High Winds


March 10, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


March 4, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


March 2, 2020
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - January 2020


February 26, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


February 6, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


January 31, 2020
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January 22, 2020
Enhancements for Façade Inpsection Program Published in City Record


January 15, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


January 14, 2020
New York City Deploys 24 Additional Personnel to Puerto Rico to Assist in the Response to Recent Earthquakes


January 11, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


January 7, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


January 3, 2020
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - November 2019


January 3, 2020
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


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