Online Tools

File a 311 Complaint

Visit 311 Online to access 311’s most popular complaint services.

Alternate Side Parking (ASP) or Street Cleaning Rules

Most Alternate side Parking signs are clearly marked with a “P” symbol with a broom through it. Some metered parking zones also have alternate side parking rules.  The City suspends alternate side parking rules on the legal and religious holidays listed below and makes emergency suspensions due to severe weather or other emergencies. Visit 311 Online for more information, or visit NYC DOT for information on alternate side or emergency parking suspensions.

NYC Street Closures Map

Use the Citywide street closures map to get the latest information about roadwork, parades, street fairs and more, by time, date and location.

Report a Pothole in NYC

A pothole is a hole in the street with a circular or ovular shape and a definable bottom. To be ‘actionable’ the pothole should be at least one foot in diameter and three inches deep. Typically, a DOT inspector will check the pothole. If actionable, DOT will repair it. Report a pothole online

New York City Charter Commission

Read the Commission’s Report

Active Street Construction Permits Issued by NYCDOT

To begin a search, you must first select a borough and at least one other location parameter (e.g. Community District or On Street). Select additional criteria to further narrow a search. Alternatively you may simply enter a permit number. Search active permits online

Buildings Information System (BIS)

The Department’s Buildings Information System (BIS) provides the public with real-time access to Department data and information, including: Complaints, Inspections, Application processing, Accounting information, Periodic safety reports, Equipment tracking, Trade licensing and contractor tracking.

Geographic Online Address Translator (GOAT)

Geographic Online Address Translator (GOAT) allows you to enter a New York City geographic location, such as an address, intersection, street segment, street stretch, block and lot or BIN, and returns back related geographic information, such as cross streets, side of street, tax block and lot (AKA Parcel – ID), five-digit ZIP code, census tract and block, police precinct, community district and city council district.

NYC OASIS Interactive Map

The Open Accessible Space Information System (OASIS) website provides the richest source of community maps for New York City — free and all in one place. It helps nonprofits, community groups, educators, students, public agencies, and local businesses develop a better understanding of their environment with interactive maps of open spaces, property information, transportation networks, and more.

NYC Open Data

NYC Open Data makes the wealth of public data generated by various New York City agencies and other City organizations available for public use. As part of an initiative to improve the accessibility, transparency, and accountability of City government, this catalog offers access to a repository of government-produced, machine-readable data sets.

Pratt Center Neighborhood Data Portal

The Neighborhood Data Portal map displays essential information making it easier for community groups, students, and others without access to expensive software to obtain essential information about their communities.

FEMA Flood Map Data Lookup Tool

The “What Is My Base Flood Elevation (BFE)?” tool can help you compare the effective and revised FEMA flood hazard data available for your property

Elected Officials

Governor Kathy Hochul

Lieutenant Governor Antonio Delgado

Attorney General Leticia James

Mayor Eric Adams

Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke

State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli

Senator Charles “Chuck” Schumer

State Senator Kevin Parker

State Senator Zellnor Myrie

Assembly Member Rodneyse Bichotte

Assembly Member Monique Chandler-Waterman 

Assembly Member Brian Cunningham

Assembly Member Helene Weinstein

Public Advocate Jumaane Williams

Comptroller Brad Lander

Borough President Antonio Reynoso

Council Member Rita Joseph

Council Member Farah Louis

Council Member Darlene Mealy

Council Member Charles Barron


NYC Government



NYC Department of Education 

NYC Department of Health 

Citywide Statement of Needs

City Owned and Leased Properties (COLP)

NYC Zoning and Land Use Map

Department of City Planning

Department of Buildings

Department of Sanitation

Department of Housing Preservation and Development

Landmarks Preservation Commission

State Liquor Authority



NYC Resident Toolkit

Directory of City Agencies

Notify NYC 

NYC Mobile Apps

Contact NYC Government 

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MTA Service


Brooklyn Public Library

Brooklyn Food Pantries

NYS Attorney General’s Scam Help

NYS Comptroller – Unclaimed Funds

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