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Department of Buildings Updates
Friday, February 7, 2020
DOB AUDITING OP-128 SUBMISSIONS »
DOB AUDITING OP-128 SUBMISSIONS Update from FEBRUARY 7, 2020: We have been notified that the DOB Plumbin...
Friday, January 31, 2020
New Requirements for Development Inspections »
NEW REQUIREMENTS FOR DEVELOPMENT INSPECTIONS When requesting an Actual Development Inspection, you are required to...
Friday, January 31, 2020
DOB NOW BUILD, SAFETY AND LICENSING SYSTEM MAINTENANCE »
DOB NOW BUILD, SAFETY and LICENSING may be intermittently unavailable due to system maintenance on Monday, February 3rd, 2...
Thursday, January 30, 2020
Local Law 150 Compliance - 16 Hour Course Limited Gas Work Qualification Course »
  The requirements of Local Law 150 went into effect on January 1, 2020.  ...
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
FAQ - NYC Local Law 150 Gas Work Qualification Requirement »
Question: I have 5 plumbers employed by me. My Foreman has passed his Operator Qualification in Covered Tasks 86...

DOT & Operator Qualification Updates
Thursday, September 19, 2019
Guide to Local DOT CT 87 Compliance »
Click here for the MPC Guide to Local DOT CT 87 Compliance.
Friday, June 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
SME Gas Restoration and OQ Presentation from Con Edison »
Yesterday, at the Con Edison information session, Peter Giasemis presented SME Gas Restoration and OQ. Click here for his...
Friday, February 15, 2019
Operator Qualification Definitions »
US DOT DEFINITIONS FROM 49CFR PART 192 §192.3  DEFINITIONS. As used in this part: Active corrosion means...
Friday, February 15, 2019
MPC FAQ - TRAINING INFORMATION »
Disclaimer: The information provided is subject to change and the MPC will provide any updates as they occur. It is intend...
Friday, February 15, 2019
MPC FAQ - DOT OPERATOR QUALIFICATIONS »
Disclaimer: The information provided is subject to change and the MPC will provide any updates as they occur. It is intend...

Utilities Updates
Thursday, December 5, 2019
Con Edison Yellow Book Updates »
Please be advised that the Con Edison Yellow Book has been revised. A link to the updated book can be found below. The upd...
Monday, November 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Cuomo and National Grid Announce Agreement to Lift Moratorium Immediately »
Governor Cuomo and National Grid Announce Agreement to Lift Moratorium Immediately...
Sunday, October 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cost Job Initiative Announcement »
To Our Energy Services Customers and Contractors:   Energy Services is pleased to announce another new enh...
Friday, September 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Con Edison New Payment Process for Cost Jobs »
Con Ed is changing the way they will accept payments (bypass, deposits, accommodation costs). All new jobs, and old jobs a...
Friday, June 21, 2019
SME Gas Restoration and OQ Presentation from Con Edison »
Yesterday, at the Con Edison information session, Peter Giasemis presented SME Gas Restoration and OQ.  Click here f...

Department of Environmental Protection Updates
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Backflow Prevention Flyer »
Backflow Prevention Flyer: Click here for a Backflow Prevention Flyer from DEP, which will help inform property own...
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
D.E.P List of Approved Water Meters »
As a reminder, the most up-to-date list of approved water meters and related equipment can be found on the NYC Department...

Association & Industry News
Friday, January 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Next Generation Event - January 2020 »
The MPC hosted its first Next Generation event of 2020 on Thursday, January 23 rd . The sold-out event took place at the J...
Monday, January 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Welcome to our new website! »
Dear Members,   Welcome to our new website! We are extremely excited about this launch and believe this new sit...
Thursday, December 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Send a message to the Governor: Veto S.6081/ A.2372 »
Send a message to the Governor: Veto S.6081/ A.2372...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
5th Annual Affiliate Appreciation Night »
The Master Plumbers Council hosted its 5th Annual Affiliate Appreciation Night on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at Vetro Restaura...
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
PLUMBER WHO FILED BOGUS PAPERWORK AHEAD OF 2015 EAST VILLAGE BUILDING EXPLOSION THAT KILLED 2 GETS P »
A master plumber indicted in connection to a fatal explosion in an East Village building was sentenced to probation and co...

Weekly Updates
Friday, February 14, 2020
Weekly Update 2.10.20 - 2.14.20 »
MPC Members, Please find below a link to this week's update. The following are the topics featured in this update:...
Friday, February 7, 2020
Weekly Update 2.3.20 - 2.7.20 »
MPC Members,   Please find below a link to this week's update. The following are a few of the topics that are...
Friday, January 31, 2020
Weekly Update 1.27.20 - 1.31.20 »
Weekly Update 1.27.20 - 1.31.20   Please find below a link to the Weekly Update for the week of 1.27.20...

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