You can report the alteration of landmark buildings, including painting without permission and illegal construction work. 

You can report illegal construction work on a landmark building.

The Landmarks Preservation Commission must approve proposed construction alterations to the interior or exterior of landmarks. Related features, such as fences and sidewalks, also require approval. The City may issue warnings, violations, and fines for work performed without a permit.

Include in your report, if possible:

  • The type of work being done
  • The floor where work is being done
  • The name of the landmark
  • If a permit is posted

Call 311 for assistance.

The Landmarks Preservation Commission must approve all proposed painting on the inside or outside of landmarks, including fences and sidewalks.

The Commission gives warnings, violations, and fines for work performed without a permit.

You can report painting without permission:

Online

Report someone painting a landmark building without permission.

By Phone

Call 311 for assistance.