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As part of the citywide response to the Coronavirus, Department of Buildings (DOB) customers are strongly encouraged to immediately limit the amount of walk-in traffic to DOB offices.

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You can get general information on City codes and permits regulating elevator and escalator use, installation, and repair.

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Elevator Unit
280 Broadway, 1st Floor
New York, NY 10007

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