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Crain's New York Business
Plan for 16 new skyscrapers | Hard facts about Airbnb | Junk science on emissions | TPP good for NYCreported. "Clearly, building owners are responding to the information they are
Plan for 16 new skyscrapers | Hard facts about Airbnb | Junk science on emissions | TPP good for NYC
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 days ago
reported. "Clearly, building owners are responding to the information they are receiving on their utility usage," said Department of Buildings Commissioner Rick Chandler. But it's actually not clear, because there is obviously no data from... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Big-building owners required to report energy use reduced greenhouse gas emissions, report saysany upgrades. "Clearly, building owners are responding to the information they
Big-building owners required to report energy use reduced greenhouse gas emissions, report says
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
any upgrades. "Clearly, building owners are responding to the information they are receiving on their utility usage," said Department of Buildings Commissioner Rick Chandler in a statement. The information was contained in a report authored and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Baby, two girls and man die in South Chicago fire, suspect in custody81st Street and Essex Avenue, has failed every annual inspection dating back to
Baby, two girls and man die in South Chicago fire, suspect in custody
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
81st Street and Essex Avenue, has failed every annual inspection dating back to 2011, according to records from the Chicago Department of Buildings. The most recent failed inspection was in November 2015. City officials were unable to access most... Read more
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Raw Story
Trump fined $10,000 for improper use of Trump Tower for campaign eventsa Trump Tower atrium for campaign events in violation of an agreement intended
Trump fined $10,000 for improper use of Trump Tower for campaign events
Raw Story / Posted 10 days ago
a Trump Tower atrium for campaign events in violation of an agreement intended to preserve public space. The New York City Department of Buildings started an investigation this summer after the public atrium in Trump Tower was repeatedly closed and... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Trump Tower fined over missing bench after the presumptive GOP nominee skips hearingstore hours. The atrium has been closed for press conferences so many times dur
Trump Tower fined over missing bench after the presumptive GOP nominee skips hearing
Crain's New York Business / Posted 10 days ago
store hours. The atrium has been closed for press conferences so many times during the presidential campaign that the Department of Buildings is investigating whether Trump has violated his agreement with the city. Until the bench is... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City upholds $10,000 fine over missing Trump Tower benchreinstalled in four weeks, but it didn't happen until mid-July. Trump Tower's
City upholds $10,000 fine over missing Trump Tower bench
Crain's New York Business / Posted 10 days ago
reinstalled in four weeks, but it didn't happen until mid-July. Trump Tower's troubles with the city may not be over. The Department of Buildings is investigating whether Trump violated another part of his agreement by closing his tower for press... Read more
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iol.co.za
Trump's tall tales start at homebeen exaggerated "by about 10 floors" and that the Council's own assessment cor
Trump's tall tales start at home
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
been exaggerated "by about 10 floors" and that the Council's own assessment corresponded to data submitted to New York's department of buildings. The discrepancy appears to lie in the relatively common practice of misnumbering floors -- for... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
New discount department store is opening at the former ABC Superstore location in Ridgewoodoriginal retail and department store prices. Last week on Aug. 11, the buildin
New discount department store is opening at the former ABC Superstore location in Ridgewood
Times Newsweekly / Posted 11 days ago
original retail and department store prices. Last week on Aug. 11, the building was approved for a work permit from the Department of Buildings (DOB) to create a new partition and front door, while not making any changes to the bulk, use, egress... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hatchery Project On Courseprocess of sourcing funds to rehabilitated the plant and will be operational in
Hatchery Project On Course
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
process of sourcing funds to rehabilitated the plant and will be operational in due time. In the meantime, recently the Department of Buildings and Electronic Services as well as PECU visited the plant to assess the state of the hatchery. Mr... Read more
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The Hill
Trump fudges size of Trump TowerADVERTISEMENT The most recent certificate of occupancy from the Department of
Trump fudges size of Trump Tower
The Hill / Posted 16 days ago
ADVERTISEMENT The most recent certificate of occupancy from the Department of Buildings, from 2003, also lists Trump Tower as 58 stories. Trump told The New York Times in 2003 that he skipped 10 numbers when labeling the residential floors because... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Trump Tower: Not as 'huuge' as Donald Trump says it isanswer a question about the floor discrepancy. But the most recent certificate
Trump Tower: Not as 'huuge' as Donald Trump says it is
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 16 days ago
answer a question about the floor discrepancy. But the most recent certificate of occupancy posted online by the city Department of Buildings, from 2003, lists the building as 58 stories tall. When it comes to taking some liberties with the... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump Tower: Not as 'huuge' as Donald Trump says it isanswer a question about the floor discrepancy. But the most recent certificate
Trump Tower: Not as 'huuge' as Donald Trump says it is
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
answer a question about the floor discrepancy. But the most recent certificate of occupancy posted online by the city Department of Buildings, from 2003, lists the building as 58 stories tall. When it comes to taking some liberties with the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Trump Tower: Not as 'huuge' as Donald Trump says it isanswer a question about the floor discrepancy. But the most recent certificate
Trump Tower: Not as 'huuge' as Donald Trump says it is
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
answer a question about the floor discrepancy. But the most recent certificate of occupancy posted online by the city Department of Buildings, from 2003, lists the building as 58 stories tall. When it comes to taking some liberties with the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Construction firm was exonerated after fatalityindustry. Rinaldi is always looking to get better. After last year’s accident,
Construction firm was exonerated after fatality
Crain's New York Business / Posted 18 days ago
industry. Rinaldi is always looking to get better. After last year’s accident, we entered a probationary period with the Department of Buildings, and the agency helped us establish a program that created greater layers of safety and risk... Read more
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Daily News
CABINET DECISIONSDivisional Secretary Division in the Gampaha District at a cost of Rs. 327 mill
CABINET DECISIONS
Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
Divisional Secretary Division in the Gampaha District at a cost of Rs. 327 million, according to the plan prepared by the Department of Buildings, was approved by the Cabinet of Ministers. 18 Construction of Buildings to provide Hostel Facilities... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City debuts new $29.6 million computer system to speed up construction jobsThe city's Department of Buildings officially launched the first phase of a $29
City debuts new $29.6 million computer system to speed up construction jobs
Crain's New York Business / Posted 19 days ago
The city's Department of Buildings officially launched the first phase of a $29.6 million computer system that will replace paper transactions and an obsolete filing system, the agency announced Tuesday. The program, dubbed DOB NOW, "will not only... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City Buildings Department to finally stop pushing paper, will roll out $30M state-of-the-art systemThe city’s Department of Buildings is set to roll out a $29.6 million, state-of
City Buildings Department to finally stop pushing paper, will roll out $30M state-of-the-art system
Crain's New York Business / Posted 19 days ago
The city’s Department of Buildings is set to roll out a $29.6 million, state-of the-art computer system this summer that will eventually replace an outdated mainframe that relies primarily on paper to process all the construction permits, safety... Read more
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DNA Info
City Was Asked to Save Buildings Slated for Demolition: Preservationistson East 11th Street, say their request for a hearing by the Landmarks Preservat
City Was Asked to Save Buildings Slated for Demolition: Preservationists
DNA Info / Posted 19 days ago
on East 11th Street, say their request for a hearing by the Landmarks Preservation Commission was ignored — and now the Department of Buildings has approved demolition permits for the site, sealing the structures' fate. When neighborhood groups... Read more
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DNA Info
Judge Orders Landlord to Provide Electric Stoves After Months of No GasRealty Management pointed out that the company had purchased the building with
Judge Orders Landlord to Provide Electric Stoves After Months of No Gas
DNA Info / Posted 19 days ago
Realty Management pointed out that the company had purchased the building with a number of serious safety issues and the Department of Buildings ordered the gas to be shut off during a safety inspection. "There is no doubt that the residents... Read more
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Business Wire
Reading International Announces Second Quarter 2016 Resultsto provide pre-construction management services. We received demolition and bui
Reading International Announces Second Quarter 2016 Results
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
to provide pre-construction management services. We received demolition and building approval permits by the New York City Department of Buildings in July 2016. Internal demolition activities have commenced at the site. We currently anticipate that... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Fire in vacant New Brighton building under investigationas a small rubbish fire that caused no injuries, and was brought under control
Fire in vacant New Brighton building under investigation
Staten Island Advance / Posted 21 days ago
as a small rubbish fire that caused no injuries, and was brought under control by 4:30 p.m. According to records from the Department of Buildings there have been eight complaints filed against the location in the past five years. The DOB website... Read more
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Rutland Herald
DCF prepares to mark anniversary of lost colleagueat the state and agency level: The State of Vermont Training Center developed s
DCF prepares to mark anniversary of lost colleague
Rutland Herald / Posted 22 days ago
at the state and agency level: The State of Vermont Training Center developed safety trainings for all state employees; Department of Buildings and General Services started an internal safety and security audit of state buildings; at department... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Union: More safety neededafter Sobel�s shooting focuses on physical improvements, as well as employee tr
Union: More safety needed
Rutland Herald / Posted 22 days ago
after Sobel�s shooting focuses on physical improvements, as well as employee training, according to a memo drafted by the Department of Buildings and General Services. �We are focusing on developing safety awareness training,� the memo states.... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Union says Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union says Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
Bennington Banner / Posted 24 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services. That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Donald Trump has a secret gardena private backyard. The atrium has been closed for press conferences so many ti
Donald Trump has a secret garden
Crain's New York Business / Posted 24 days ago
a private backyard. The atrium has been closed for press conferences so many times during the campaign that in late May the Department of Buildings began investigating whether Trump was violating his city agreement, which states the public space can... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Why the construction safety crackdown is no problem for good actorscontrol and supervision of BTEA contractors. Let’s take it a step further and
Why the construction safety crackdown is no problem for good actors
Crain's New York Business / Posted 25 days ago
control and supervision of BTEA contractors. Let’s take it a step further and delve into the data from the New York City Department of Buildings: • 81% of accidents last year occurred on projects not managed or under the control of BTEA... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services. That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services. That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services. That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
KWWL Iowa / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services. That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services. That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services. That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services. That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services. That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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ABC Montana
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
ABC Montana / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services. That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services . That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
The Record Searchlight / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services . That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services . That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services . That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services . That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services . That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services . That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
KHQ Spokane / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services . That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services . That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services . That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services . That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safetyenforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the proc
Union: Vermont slow to improve workplace safety
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 25 days ago
enforcement officers in some facilities, Johnson said. It was also in the process of hiring a new head of security at the Department of Buildings and General Services . That person is to have an expanded role of overseeing security training and... Read more
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