News | Category: Building Permits

April 29, 2024 | Building Permits, Zoning

Zoning NYC: Rethinking Urban Growth

In the labyrinthine streets of New York City, zoning regulations.

December 8, 2023 | Announcement, Building Permits

New Building Approval on Amsterdam Avenue

KMA is happy to announce New Building approval has been.

November 10, 2023 | Building Permits, NYC Department of Buildings (DOB)

Upcoming Holiday Construction Embargo as of Nov 15, 2023 – What You Need To Know

A special Holiday Construction Embargo (HE) shall be in effect.

December 13, 2017 | Building Permits, NYC Department of Buildings (DOB)

New Trends for the New Year

See the latest NYC building trends with the new DOB Construction Dashboard

September 15, 2017 | Building Code, Building Permits

Ensuring Sprinkler Safety

Did you know that when working on alterations to existing sprinkler and/or standpipe systems you are required to provide Temporary Core Sprinkler Protection (TCSP)?

August 28, 2017 | Building Permits

Be in Compliance Inside and Out

The NYC Department of Building (DOB) has released new permit requirements for balcony enclosures that are more than 40 feet above street level.

October 17, 2016 | Building Permits, NYC Department of Transportation (DOT), Street Closure

File Special Waivers for Holiday Construction Work Now

The New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) has issued the 2016 Holiday Construction Embargo for NYCDOT construction permits, which will be in effect on Friday, November 18, 2016 from 6am to 11:59pm and again from Monday, November 21, 2016 from 6am through Monday, January 2, 2017 at 11:59pm.

February 28, 2015 | Building Code, Building Permits, NYC Department of Buildings (DOB)

Demolition Notification

Notification requirements for demolition work have changed with the implementation of the 2014 Construction codes.

October 17, 2014 | Building Permits, NYC Department of Transportation (DOT)

2014 DOT Holiday Embargo

On November 21, 2014, the NYC Department of Transportation Holiday Construction Embargo will commence and will end on January 3, 2015. This embargo will affect roughly 90% of streets and sidewalks south of 72nd Street in Manhattan, as well as high traffic areas in other city boroughs.

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