The Department of Buildings

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East Harlem »

The Department of Buildings found possible zoning violations during an audit of HAP's design.

Gowanus »

A large truck knocked over a cinder-block wall Tuesday morning, witnesses said.

Upper West Side »

The worker died inside West End Towers, at 75 West End, Friday morning, officials said.

Fort Wadsworth »

The permits for the site ran out last week, according to the Department of Buildings.

Clinton Hill »

The house at 69 Vanderbilt Ave. was deemed unsafe by the Department of Buildings.

St. George »

Paul and Gaspare Santoro were arrested for falsifying reports.

Travis »

Delfino Jesus Velazquez Mendizabal died when the Dana Ford Lincoln dealership collapsed last week.

Midtown East »

A large truck got stuck on East 57th Street after swerving to avoid another car, the driver said.

Kew Gardens »

The house was deemed unsafe in 2009 by the Department of Buildings.

Clinton Hill »

United Talmudical Academy is in violation of two New York City codes, according to the DOB.

Cobble Hill »

Developers are planning to construct a "modern yet contextual" building in the historic district.

Hudson Heights »

Inspectors found a dangerous situation at 590 Fort Washington Ave.'s fire escapes, officials said.

Central Harlem »

A worker had been installing copper piping when he slipped from his ladder, witnesses said.

TriBeCa »

Residents have been complaining about the thumping music from the new Bandit's Roost at 313 Church St.

East Harlem »

The Department of Buildings issued a stop-work order at 329 Pleasant Ave.