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Department of Buildings

In observance of the Emancipation Day holiday, DOB will be closed on Tuesday, April 16, 2024; no construction will be allowed on this day without an after-hours permit. You may report illegal construction by submitting an Illegal Construction Inspection Request Form during normal business hours or by calling 311.

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Preliminary Design Review Meetings

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Do you have a large-scale project, such as construction of a new residential or office building?  Let us help you today with a Preliminary Design Review Meeting (PDRM).  The PDRM provides applicants with a preliminary review of their building plans prior to filing them.  Now you can schedule a PDRM and upload plans and related documents prior to your meeting. The ability to schedule your PDRM online will make filing faster and simpler!

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