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Upcoming DOT Construction Embargoes

Posted on February 10, 2017

DOT Construction

We hope to find you warm and well in light of yesterday’s snowstorm. Aside from the inconvenience faced by all due to the aftermath of it all, we wanted to take a moment to remind you of upcoming DOT construction embargoes.

State of the City Address Construction Embargo – February 11-13, 2017

A special event construction embargo is in effect for State of the City Address. From 12:01 AM Saturday, February 11 through 11:59 PM Monday, February 13, 2017, only emergency work may be performed provided an emergency number is received from the New York City Department of Transportation (DOT). Any non-emergency permits issued prior to the date of this notice are suspended for the dates and locations indicated. Utility cover openings are also restricted unless an emergency authorization number has been obtained from the DOT. There will be strict enforcement of this embargo and violators are subject to be summonsed. The embargoed locations in Manhattan are as follows (see

map):

Locations:

New York Fashion Week Construction Embargo – January 20-February 24, 2017

A special event construction embargo has beenĀ in effect for New York Fashion Week. During this time frame, only emergency work may be performed provided an emergency number is received from the DOT. Any non-emergency permits issued prior to the date of this notice have been suspended for the dates and locations indicated below. Utility cover openings are also restricted unless an emergency authorization number has been obtained from the DOT. There have been strict enforcement of this embargo and summonses have been issued to violators. The embargoed dates and locations in Manhattan are as follows (see

map):

Clarkson Square – Venue #1:

Dates: 12:01 AM Friday, January 20 through 11:59 PM Friday, February 24, 2017

Locations:

Venue #2:

Dates: 12:01 AM Wednesday, February 8 through 11:59 PM Thursday, February 16, 2017

Locations:

Venue #3:

Dates: 12:01 AM Monday, February 6 through 11:59 PM Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Locations:

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