Press Releases

2018 Press Releases

2017 Press Releases

2016 Press Releases

2015 Press Releases


October 21, 2019
City Agencies Utilize Latest Technology During Week-Long Disaster Preparedness Exercise


October 16, 2019
DOB Releases Real-Time Map of After-Hours Construction Work


October 16, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


October 15, 2019
New Safety Training Signs Required on NYC Construction Sites


October 9, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


October 7, 2019
City Agencies Launch Campaign to Warn New Yorkers about Dangerous Illegal Apartments


October 1, 2019
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - August 2019


September 16, 2019
DOB Moves to Revoke License oonstruction Professional Following April Worker Fatality


September 13, 2019
DOB “Week of Action” as Safety-Training Deadline Approaches


September 6, 2019
DOB Announces Project Guildelines for Lofts


September 4, 2019
DOB Suspends Licenses of Two Construction Professionals Following June Worker Fatality


August 29, 2019
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - July 2019


August 19, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


August 12, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


August 12, 2019
DOB Stops All NYC Work by United Crane & Rigging, the Firm Involved in July Crane Accident near FDR Drive


August 7, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


July 31, 2019
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - June 2019


July 30, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


July 22, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


July 21, 2019
This Weekend: Department of Buildings Reminds Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


July 19, 2019
This Weekend: Department of Buildings Reminds Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


July 16, 2019
This Week: Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


July 5, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


July 3, 2019
DOB Advises New Yorkers to Stay Safe During Fourth of July Fireworks Display


June 28, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


June 28, 2019
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - May 2019


June 27, 2019
DOB’S New Interactive Map Shows 8,000 Construction Sites That Require Safety Training


June 10, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


June 5, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


May 31, 2019
DOB Promotes Stem Education & Construction Careers in NYC Schools


May 30, 2019
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - April 2019


May 29, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


May 23, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


May 6, 2019
DOB Kicks Off Construction Safety Week


May 3, 2019
DOB Announces Results of April Construction Safety Enforcement Sweep


April 30, 2019
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - March 2019


April 26, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


April 26, 2019
DOB Announces Guilty Plea in 2015 Dangerous Façade Incident that Led to Fatality


April 22, 2019
DOB Announces No-Penalty Deck and Retaining Wall Inspection Program


April 18, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


April 15, 2019
DOB Announces Enforcement Sweep of Construction Sites Across New York City


April 15, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


April 2, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


March 29, 2019
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - February 2019


March 21, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


March 10, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


March 8, 2019
DOB Releases Interactive Building Profiles Map


March 1, 2019
DOB Launches No-Penalty Safety Inspection Program for Private Elevators


February 28, 2019
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - January 2019


February 25, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


February 22, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


February 12, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


February 11, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


February 8, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


January 31, 2019
DOB Issues Monthly Enforcement Bulletin - December 2018


January 29, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


January 23, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


January 22, 2019
DOB: NYC Construction Has Leveled Off After Historic Boom


January 18, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors, & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds and Icing Conditions


January 9, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


January 8, 2019
Department of Buildings Advises Property Owners, Contractors & Crane Operators to Take Precautionary Measures During High Winds


January 4, 2019
Mayor de Blasio Announces Rick Chandler Stepping Down As Buildings Commissioner


Helpful Links