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DECONSTRUCTING "UNDER CONSTRUCTION"

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Settlement With Syracuse Home Improvement Contractor Who Violated Prior Court Order Jason Briere, Owner of “Under Construction,” Found In Civil and Criminal ...
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WHAT'S BEEN PAID BY DINAPOLI?

Approved State Contracts and Payments In December, the Office of the State Comptroller approved 1,579 contracts for state agencies and public authorities valued at $2.5 billion and approved more than ...
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MATTRESS FACTORY OPENS IN BUFFALO

Governor Cuomo Announces Opening of the Mattress Factory on Buffalo's East Side Better Buffalo Fund Project Supports Revitalization of Hamlin Park Historic District with Conversion of Former Otis ...
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TARGETING VACANT LAND

New Laws Target Vacant Land as a Tool for Achieving Affordable Housing Goals Mayor Bill de Blasio. Image Credit: New York City Mayoral Photography Office New laws focusing on vacant land throughout ...
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SOUNDING OFF ON CONSTRUCTION NOISE

Mayor Signs Legislation to Help Limit Construction Noise Mayor Bill de Blasio today signed legislation into law, authored by Council Member Ben Kallos in collaboration with DEP, aimed at reducing ...
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MILLIONS TO PROTECT NEW YORK'S FARMLAND

Governor Cuomo Announces $5.5 Million in Grant Opportunities Available to Support New Farmland Protection Initiatives Statewide Two New Grant Programs Will Help Identify Available Farmland, Connect ...
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de BLASIO TURNS UP THE HEAT WITH $13MM

Mayor de Blasio Dedicates $13 Million to Speed NYCHA Response to Heat Outages and Replace Equipment at Hardest-Hit Buildings Mayor Bill de Blasio recently announced a $13 million investment to help ...
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DESIGNATING 827 & 831 BROADWAY

Civil War-Ear Commercial Buildings that Later Housed Artists’ Studios Designated Twin adjoining buildings at 827 and 831 Broadway, Image LPC. Buildings’ significance largely derives from ...
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REVITALIZING ELMIRA

Governor Cuomo Announces Groundbreaking on $14 Million Centerpiece Project of Elmira Downtown Revitalization Initiative Project to Transform Area with Construction of 65,000 Square-Foot Mixed-Use ...
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SPEONK GETS SOME AFFORDABLE HOUSING

Governor Cuomo Announces Groundbreaking of $30 Million Affordable Housing Development in Suffolk County Construction Begins on 66 Mixed-Income Rental Apartments with Access to Public Transit in Town ...
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NO SHED LIABILITY WHERE CONSTRUCTION HAS STOPPED

No sidewalk shed violation at stopped job 35-03 Leavitt Street, Queens. Image: Google Maps. Buildings cited unsafe conditions at inactive construction site and served construction supervisor. Dennis ...
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COMMERCIAL USE COMING TO BEDFORD AVENUE

Commercial Use Amendment Approved for Bedford Avenue Residential Block Image Credit: CPC. City Planning approved a zoning map amendment permitting ground floor space for commercial use in residential ...
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MILLIONS FOR AIRPORT FIXES

Governor Cuomo Announces $20.5 Million for Infrastructure and Safety Improvements at Airports Across New York Funding Supports Airport Safety and Enhances Regional Economic Competitiveness Includes ...
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LIABLE FOR WORK IT DIDN'T PERFORM

Owner fined: filed bad building plan 169 East 117 Street in Manhattan. Image Credit: CityLand. Owner’s rooftop apartment did not conform to plans filed by architect with the Department of ...
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GROWING THE GREEN ECONOMY

Governor Cuomo Unveils 20th Proposal of 2018 State of the State: New York's Clean Energy Jobs and Climate Agenda Expand Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative and Reduce Emissions Equitably From the ...
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DENVER TO IMPROVE ACCESSIBILITY

Justice Department Reaches Agreement with Denver to Improve Accessibility The Department of Justice recently announced an agreement with Denver, Colorado, to improve access to civic life for people ...
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ILLEGALLY CONVERTED A TWO-FAMILY HOME

Fined $47,400 for unlawful conversion Owner converted two-family Queens home into a six-family residence. Jimming Zhao owns a residential building located at 143-10 Beech Avenue, Queens with a ...
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W HOTEL MIRED IN GREASE (TRAPS)

W Hotel cited for grease traps violation W Hotel at 541 Lexington Ave., Manhattan. Image Credit: CityLaw. The W New York ordered to install 19 new grease traps. On November 3, 2016, a Department of ...
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WORK IN PORGRESS?

Sign at Beijing International Airport reads: "Work in Porgress, Apologize For Inconvenience Caused"
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PROMOTING DORM SAFETY @ WISCONSIN-EAU CLAIR

OSHA, Miron Construction, and 23 Contractors Partner for Safety on University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Dorm Renovation Project The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health ...
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OSHA NEEDS TO COMMUNICATE WITH LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

IN WAKE OF RECENT FATAL CHEMICAL EXPLOSION AND FIRE AT COSMETIC FACTORY, SCHUMER VISITS NEW WINDSOR TO CALL ON FEDS TO IMMEDIATELY IMPROVE THEIR COORDINATION & COMMUNICATION SYSTEM WITH LOCAL ...
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EXPOSED CHICAGO WORKERS TO CADMIUM & LEAD

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR CITES THREE COMPANIES FOR EXPOSING EMPLOYEES TO LEAD, OTHER HAZARDS, DURING RENOVATION OF CHICAGO’S OLD POST OFFICE The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational ...
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THE DESTRUCTION OF ELIZABETH STREET GARDEN

City to Create Senior Housing and Community Space Despite Strong Opposition Haven Green Rendering. Image Credit: Curtis + Ginsberg Architects. Senior affordable housing proposal would build over ...
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NO MILKING THIS DESIGNATION DRY?

Former Dairy Building Designated an Individual Landmark Empire State Dairy Company complex. Image Credit LPC. Owners asked for exclusion of portion of site due to need for environmental remediation; ...
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GIVE LEGOLAND SOME LEGS!

SCHUMER URGES FEDERAL WETLAND REVIEW AND APPROVAL TO CLEAR THE WAY FOR LEGOLAND DEVELOPMENT AND HUNDREDS OF NEW JOBS AND NEW TAX REVENUE; SCHUMER URGES ARMY CORPS TO EXPEDITE REVIEW THAT COULD UNLOCK ...
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