NYC Buildings

The Department ensures the safe and lawful use of more than 975,000 buildings and construction sites in NYC.


one of the many things we are devoted to is helping make buildings in New York City more environmentally friendly. last year we teamed up with NYC Service to launch a new program called NYC °CoolRoofs, designed to reduce carbon emissions, cut energy usage and lower temperatures by applying a white, reflective coating to rooftops throughout the five boroughs. today, we announced 2 million square feet of rooftop in NYC has been coated as part of the program. go Buildings & NYC Service! read more