NYC Sidewalk Repair And Violation Removal Services
Nyc Sidewalk Violation
Some defects that could result in a violation include a collapsed sidewalk, a trip hazard, a hardware trip hazard, tree roots, improper slope, patchwork, among others.
In case you receive sidewalk violation in Brooklyn, you will have to perform repairs within 75 days. If you don't, dot may hire a contractor to do the work or do the work itself (called expedited sidewalk repair) and the DOF (Department of Finance) will bill you for the cost of the work done.
Eligibility for Sidewalk Repair
If you are not eligible for expedited sidewalk repair and the damaged sidewalk is not repaired, you could be fined. With expedited sidewalk repair, dot only installs concrete sidewalks. For sidewalks made of other materials like granite, brick or slate and if you want the repair to be performed with that same material, it is you the property owner to make the repair arrangements. Plus, the city does not repair sidewalks over vaults or any other structures. This is because fixing sidewalks over vaults requires some serious structural work. Other properties which are not eligible for expedited repair include properties that are scheduled for capital reconstruction, commercial properties, and properties with four or more residential units.
Choosing NYC sidewalk Replacement Contractor
Every sidewalk square which is marked with a number on the initial inspection report must be replaced and all the defects have to be corrected. For Sidewalk repairs services Brooklyn, it is important you pick a contractor who is experienced with dot sidewalk repair specifications and has the necessary permits. And after the work is done, you will have to request that dot inspects your sidewalk to confirm that the work conforms to standards and that it was completed. But before you pay any cash or before any work begins, ask to see the permits and licenses and also check for a contractor’s complaint history. Furthermore, always check out at least three reputable references before you hire a contractor.
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And for dismissal of Brooklyn dot sidewalk violations, all required repairs must be completed. The process involves the property owner calling 311 and requesting a dismissal inspection. While calling, you should have all the following information on hand; property address, permit number, block and lot number, and violation number.