Local Law 87 of 2016 (LL 87) was signed into law by Mayor de Blasio on August 3, 2016 and came into full effect on December 31, 2017. The law repealed the existing licensing structure for laundries and replaced it with three new categories: retail laundry, industrial laundry, and industrial laundry
DCWP is accepting in-person visits from customers with appointments only at our Manhattan and Queens locations. You must schedule an appointment to meet with a DCWP representative. For health and safety reasons, DCWP cannot serve walk-ins.
Final 2017 Filtration Avoidance Determination prepared by the New York State Department of Health in consultation with the United State Department of Environmental Protection, outlines a long-term watershed protection plan for the New York City water supply.
The annual Permitting and Licencing Report summarizes the Department's permitting and licensing activities from July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018, as required by Local Law 2016/047 of the New York City Council.
Local Law 61 of 2017 requires a review of the feasibility of allowing online submission of applications for permits, licenses, and registrations issued by City agencies. The review also requires an evaluation of the feasibility of creating and maintaining a single web portal for this information.
Stickers & scanable license plates will eventually replace often abused parking placards; City will roll out new technology, stiff penalties & dedicated enforcement that will help to eliminate fake placards, and a strict three-strike revocation policy for placard misuse. With transcript.
Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray announced that transgender, non-binary, and gender non-conforming New Yorkers can now affirmatively select a gender identity that more closely reflects to how they identify or express their gender on their IDNYC.
Today, the de Blasio administration filed a lawsuit against Ballyhoo Media, Inc. for repeatedly violating local laws by displaying Times Square-style billboards on a barge that travels daily along the Manhattan and Brooklyn waterfronts.
APPLICANT - Rothkrug Rothkrug & Spector LLP, for DLC Prop, LLC, owner. App December 31, 2013 - Ext of Time to obtain a C of O of prev granted variance for the cont operation of UG16 auto repair shop, exp on June 8, 2010; Waiver. C2- 2(R6B), R4 zoning dist. 207-22 Northern Blvd, Blk 7305 COMM BD #11Q
APPLICANT - Joseph M. Morace, R.A., for Jake Rock, LLC, owner. App Nov 21, 2013 - Prop const of 2 detached, two-family residences not fronting on a mapped st, contrary to Sect 36 of the Genl City Law. R3A zoning dist. 96 & 100 Bell St, Block 2989, Lot 24 & 26, Borough of Staten Island. COMM BD #1SI
APPLICANT - Eric Palatnik, P.C., for Flatland 3706 Real Estate, LLC, owner. App Feb 7, 2014 - Ext of Time to Complete Const of a previously app'd variance (§72-21) to construct a four-story multiple dwelling, exp Oct 17, 2014. R3-2(HS) zoning dist. 908 Clove Road, Block 323, Lot 42COMM BD #1SI
APPLICANT - Lewis E. Garfinkel for Howard Berglas, owner. App Nov 20, 2013 - Spec Perm (sect;73-622) for enlgmt of an exstg two-family to single-family, cont to flr area, lot cvg and open sp (sect;23-141); and req rear yd (sect;23-47). R3-2 z dist. 3766 Bedford Ave, Blk 6787, Lot 23. COMM BD #15BK
APPLICANT - Belkin Burden Wenig & Goldman, LLP, for Rachel H.Opland, Adrianne & Maurice Hayon, owner. App Sept 13, 2013 - Spec Perm (sect;73-621) to legalize an enlrgemt to 3-stry mixed use bldg, cont to lot cov'ge regs (sect;23-141). R5 zon dist. 2849 Cropsey Ave, Block 6917, Lot 55 COMM BD #13BK
Rampulla Associates Architects 750 Barclay Avenue, Staten Island Variance (§72-21) to demolish an existing restaurant damaged by Hurricane Sandy and construct a new eating and drinking establishment with accessory parking for 25 cars, Community Board #3SI
Rampulla Associates Architects 750 Barclay Avenue, Staten Island Variance (§72-21) to demolish an existing restaurant damaged by Hurricane Sandy and construct a new eating and drinking establishment with accessory parking for 25 cars, CB #3SI
Slater & Beckerman, for Grand Imperial, LLC, owner. Application May 31, 2013 - Appeal seeking to reverse Dept of Buildings determination not to issue a Letter of No Objection PREMISES - 307 West 79th Street, Block 1244, Lot 8, Manhattan.
APPLICANT - Rampulla Ass Arch, for Anthony Vasaturo, owner; MS Fitness, LLC, lessee. App Feb 19, 2014 - Spec Perm to allow the oper of phys culture estmt (Club Metro USA) in existing bldg. Amdt of a prev approved var to permit chg of use fr banquet hall, red bldg size, retain acc pking in resl dist.
APPLICANT - Francis R. Angelino, Esq., for Claret Commons Condominium, owner; Peloton, lessee. Application November 15, 2013 - Special Permit (§73-36) to allow a physical culture establishment (Peloton Fitness). C6-3X zoning district. 140 West 23rd Street. Block 798, Lot 7503. COMM BOARD #4M
APPLICANT - Akerman Senterfitt LLP, for VBI Land Inc., owner. Application March 19, 2012 - Variance (§72-21) to permit the construction of commercial building, contrary to use regulations (§22-00). R7-1 zoning district. 614/618 Morris Avenue, Block 2411, Lot 1. COMM BD #1BX
APPLICANT - Eric Palatnik, P.C., for Margaret Angel, LLC, owner. App Sept 13, 2013 - Special Permit for the enlargement of an existing single family home, contrary to floor area. R3-1 zoning dist. 288 Dover Street, Block 8417, Lot 38 COMM BD #15BK
APPLICANT - Rothkurg Rothkrug & Spector LLP, for Lutheran Med Ctr, owner. App Aug 21, 2013 - Variance to permit the enlargement of an existing ambulatory diagnostic treatment health facility (UG4), cont to floor area and rear yd regs. R6B/C4-3A zoning dists. 514 55th St, Bk 784, Lot 10. COMM BD #7BK
Eric Palatnik, P.C., for Triangle Plaza Hub, LLC., owner; Metropolitan College of New York, lessee. Application November 22, 2013 - Variance (§72-21) to allow a UG3 college (Metropolitan College of New York) within a proposed mixed use building. Block 2294, Lot 60, Bronx. CB #1BX
Eric Palatnik, P.C., for 3170 Webster Avenue LLC, owner; CT Norwood LLC, lessee. Application December 23, 2013 - Special Permit (§73-36) to permit the operation of Physical Cultural Establishment (Crunch Fitness) within a portions of a commercial building. Bronx. CB #7BX
Eric Palatnik, P.C., for Michael Trebinski, owner. Application October 11, 2013 - Variance (§72-21) for the proposed enlargement of an existing one-story residential home Block 8791, Lot 201, Brooklyn. CB #15BK
Warshaw Burstein, LLP, for A&G Real Estate, LLC, owner; Barry's Boot camp NYC, LLC, lessee. Application February 21, 2014 - Amendment of a previously approved Special Permit (§73-36) to allow the extension of physical culture establishment. Block 796, Lot 18, Borough of Manhattan. CB #4M
Sheldon Lobel, P.C. for Joy Kiss Management, LLC, owner; Chen Qiao Huang (Good fortune Restaurant), lessee. Application December 18, 2013 - Extension of Time to obtain a Certificate of Occupancy for a previously approved variance (§72-21), which expired on March 20, 2013;
Carl A. Sulfaro, for Woodward Avenue Realty, Inc., owner. Application January 29, 2013 - Proposed construction of a one-story warehouse located partially within the bed of mapped street (Metropolitan Avenue), contrary to General City Law. Block 3393, Lot 49, Queens. CB #5Q
Gerald J. Caliendo, R.A., AIA, for Llana Bangiyev, owner. Application March 9, 2012 - Variance (§72-21) to permit for the construction of a community facility and residential building. Block 2130, Lot 14, Borough of Queens. COMMUNITY BOARD #6Q ACTION OF THE BOARD -
Carl A. Sulfaro, Esq., for Onofrio and Josephine Papia, owners. Application February 5, 2013 - Proposed construction of a new one family residence located in the bed of a mapped street, contrary to General City Law Section 35. R1-2 zoning district. Block 4434, Lot 147, Queens. CB #7Q
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP, for New York Methodist Hospital, owner. Application March 20, 2014 - The application seeks to amend the approved plans to accommodate required accessory parking in a new ambulatory care facility Brooklyn. CB #6
Rothrug Rothkrug & Spector LLP, for Ridgeway Abstracts LLC, owner. Application July 12, 2013 - Special Permit to allow a medical office, Block 2610, Lot 22 & 24, Borough of Staten Island. COMMUNITY BOARD #2SI
Akerman Senterfitt, LLP, for 321-23 East 60th Street LLC, owner. Application September 26, 2013 - Variance to permit the development of an eight-story residential building containing 28 dwelling units, contrary to use regulations. PREMISES AFFECTED - Block 1435, Lot 15, Manhattan. CB #8M