Stop Work Orders Spike in 2016

By Brian Lafferty After a year of site accidents, the City is taking action. The DOB has issued 4,580 Stop Work Orders in the first six months 2016, a year over year increase of 23%. Just two years ago, the number for the same period of time was merely 2,701. As the amount of construction… View more

OATH ECB Rule Updates

By Renee Sosnowski The Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings Environmental Control Board (OATH ECB) has some adopted Rule updates, and proposed Rule updates. Adopted OATH ECB Rule 4/15/16 Effective 4/15/16 a separate modification was made to the ECB DOB penalty schedule which added two new infractions and amended three existing infractions. The new infractions… View more

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