DCWP enforces the City law where certain businesses are prohibited from leaving store doors open while air conditioners or central cooling systems are running. The campaign lets store owners know that they can protect the environment and save money – simply by shutting the front door.
Local Law 30 of 2017 creates a centralized language access policy for New York City. Local Law 30 mandates that City agencies create a language access implementation plan in order to ensure meaningful language access to their services. This is the NYCEM Language Access Policy, updated in 2015.
Local Law 26/2011 requires agencies responsible for preparing for and responding to snow emergencies provide an annual snow preparedness and response report for each snow event of six inches or greater. This report is for the snow events in January and March of 2015.
New York City’s current property tax system is notoriously opaque, unfair, and regressive. For the past four decades, rather than dealing with its structural flaws, New York State has layered on a patchwork of exemptions and abatements to lower tax rates for various owners.
The Mayor’s Office to End Domestic and Gender-Based Violence released A Foundation Report: Stalking, which provides a definition of stalking, prevalence statistics, an overview of prevention efforts and programs to assist victims of stalking.
This report details a study of transition-age youth age 18-21 who exit from DYCD, DHS, and ACS. It describes three-year outcome trajectories for youth and their patterns of service use by distinct groups.
This report focuses on the work of NYC's Accountability Review Panel in 2015 and 2016. The Panel reviews fatalities of children whose families were the subject of a child protective investigation or otherwise received services from ACS within the last ten years or at the time of the fatality.
LL29 of 2000 requires some agencies to offer voter registration in their work with the public. Mayoral Directive One of 2014 strengthened LL29, and put a structure in place to monitor efforts, and LLs 61 and 63 of 2014 increased the number of agencies required to offer voter registration.
This report specifies all facilities managed by the Department with accessible features. Also listed in the report are projects (a) designed in 2015 to comply with the 2010 standards for accessible design, (b) which completed construction in 2015 which comply with the 2010 standards
The Municipal Archives (MA) at the Department of Records and Information Services acquires, preserves, and provides access to City government records. Municipal Archives Collections processed in 2015, and Municipal Archives Collections processing metrics
Under federal and state law, families with young children receiving cash assistance and participating in work or training programs are guaranteed vouchers to pay for their choice of child care providers.
The number of students in the city’s public schools who lived for some part of the school year in New York’s homeless shelters during school year 2015-2016 rose by more than 4,000, or 15 percent, over the preceding year to nearly 33,000.