Buildings

Curtis Woods
Curtis Woods
Commissioner

The Mount Vernon Department of Buildings is the watchdog of the city’s existing housing stock; monitoring new building conditions and new building construction activity as well as overseeing the maintenance of older multi-family structures.

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The functions of the department are many and varied, from enforcement of state and local building codes, housing standards and ordinances, to the review of applications for permits of new buildings, repairs, alterations, signs, and rooming houses, in addition to electrical and plumbing work. Administrative and clerical duties cover the issuance of certificates of occupancy and certificates of compliance, vacant apartment inspections, collection of elevator fees, issuing reciprocal electrical licenses, as well as the responsibility of Architectural Review Board administration and conducting searches of department records as requested by the public.

The Mount Vernon Department of Buildings has a cohesive, committed, tolerant and professional workforce that resolves a host of problems associated with housing, maintaining construction standards and quality of life issues of citizens.

 

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Department of Recreation: SENIOR PROGRAM … National Senior Health and Fitness 2016

Join the Mount Vernon Senior Program for a day of health & fitness at the: 23rd Annual NATION SENIOR HEALTH & FITNESS DAY Monday, May 25, 2016 … 9am-2pm at Mount Vernon Armory, 144 North 5th Avenue … Dress ready to work out RSVP & for question/s: 914.665.2315 (Weekdays 8am-2pm) Deadline: May 20, 2016 Event is for […]

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Department of Recreation: SENIOR PROGRAM … Fathers’ Day at Doles and Armory

The City of Mount Vernon, New York Richard Thomas, Mayor Department of Recreation: Darren M. Morton, Ed.D./Commissioner   ~   Diane Atkins, MPA/Deputy Commissioner   and MOUNT VERNON SENIOR PROGRAM present … FATHER’S DAY Wednesday, June 15th Bar-B-Q @ 10:30am – 2:30pm @ The Doles  & Thursday, June 16th Celebration @ 11:00am @ The Armory Events are for attendees of MOUNT […]

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Department of Recreation: Senior Program … MOTHER’S DAY

The City of Mount Vernon NY, Richard Thomas, Mayor Department of Recreation: Darren M. Morton, Ed.D./Commissioner  ~  Diane Atkins, MPA/Deputy Commissioner CELEBRATING THE MOTHERS OF MOUNT VERNON SENIOR PROGRAM with a Special Presentation by Mayor Richard Thomas TUESDAY, MAY 3, 2016 … 11:30AM-2:30PM At the Steam House Restaurant & Lodge, 128 Gramatan Avenue LIVE MUSIC […]

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Department of Recreation: SENIOR PROGRAM … Intergenerational Program w/Mount Vernon Senior Program and CAG DayCare

INTERGENERATIONAL PROGRAM: Mount Vernon Senior Program-Doles & the students of CAG DayCare Center Tuesday, June 14, 2016 @ 11:00am Doles Community Center, 250 South 6th Avenue Event is open to attendees of Mount Vernon Senior Program: Doles & Armory and the parents/family/friends of CAG DayCare. To enroll in senior program, which enables participation in all […]

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ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD MEETING – APRIL 27, 2016

April 27, 2016

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Permit Info | Documents & Forms


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Building Permit

Checklist for Building Permit

Building Permit Application Form

Items to Submit for a Building Permit Form

Construction Documents Requirements Form

Demolition Permit

Demolition Permit Application Form

Electrical Permit

 

Electrical Permit Application Form

 

Equipment Permit

Equipment Permit Application Form

 

Sign Permit

Sign Permit Application

 

Plumbing Permit

Available in person

 

Reapportionment and Subdivision Application

Reapportionment and Subdivision Application

 

Contractor’s Information Form

Contractor Information Form Instructions

Contractors Information Form

 

Amendment Application

Amendment Application

 

Fuel Oil Burner Inspection for Installation

Application for Inspection of Fuel Oil Burner Installation

 

Certificate of Occupancy

Certificate of Occupancy Application Form

 

Certificate of Tenancy

Certificate of Tenancy Application Form

 

 

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Department of Recreation: SENIOR PROGRAM … National Senior Health and Fitness 2016

Join the Mount Vernon Senior Program for a day of health & fitness at the: 23rd Annual NATION SENIOR HEALTH & FITNESS DAY Monday, May 25, 2016 … 9am-2pm at Mount Vernon Armory, 144 North 5th Avenue … Dress ready to work out RSVP & for question/s: 914.665.2315 (Weekdays 8am-2pm) Deadline: May 20, 2016 Event is for […]

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Department of Recreation: SENIOR PROGRAM … Fathers’ Day at Doles and Armory

The City of Mount Vernon, New York Richard Thomas, Mayor Department of Recreation: Darren M. Morton, Ed.D./Commissioner   ~   Diane Atkins, MPA/Deputy Commissioner   and MOUNT VERNON SENIOR PROGRAM present … FATHER’S DAY Wednesday, June 15th Bar-B-Q @ 10:30am – 2:30pm @ The Doles  & Thursday, June 16th Celebration @ 11:00am @ The Armory Events are for attendees of MOUNT […]

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Department of Recreation: Senior Program … MOTHER’S DAY

The City of Mount Vernon NY, Richard Thomas, Mayor Department of Recreation: Darren M. Morton, Ed.D./Commissioner  ~  Diane Atkins, MPA/Deputy Commissioner CELEBRATING THE MOTHERS OF MOUNT VERNON SENIOR PROGRAM with a Special Presentation by Mayor Richard Thomas TUESDAY, MAY 3, 2016 … 11:30AM-2:30PM At the Steam House Restaurant & Lodge, 128 Gramatan Avenue LIVE MUSIC […]

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Department of Recreation: SENIOR PROGRAM … Intergenerational Program w/Mount Vernon Senior Program and CAG DayCare

INTERGENERATIONAL PROGRAM: Mount Vernon Senior Program-Doles & the students of CAG DayCare Center Tuesday, June 14, 2016 @ 11:00am Doles Community Center, 250 South 6th Avenue Event is open to attendees of Mount Vernon Senior Program: Doles & Armory and the parents/family/friends of CAG DayCare. To enroll in senior program, which enables participation in all […]

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ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD MEETING – APRIL 27, 2016

April 27, 2016

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