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COVID-19 Updates
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
COVID-19 Updates 7.28.20 »
Sample COVID-19 Compliance Plan NYC Department of Buildings Reopening Guidance – NYC Construction Activity What d...
Friday, July 24, 2020
DOB Update: License/Registration & Permit Renewal »
On Wednesday, Mayoral Executive Order 134 was issued which removed DOB licenses/registrations and permits from automatic e...
Wednesday, July 8, 2020
COVID-19 Updates 7.8.20 »
Sample COVID-19 Compliance Plan (Updated) NYC Department of Buildings Reopening Guidance – NYC Construction Activity...
Monday, July 6, 2020
COVID-19 Updates 7.6.20 »
NYC Department of Buildings Reopening Guidance – NYC Construction Activity  ...
Monday, July 6, 2020
DOB NYC Construction Restart »
As the City reopens, DOB has released updated COVID-19 safety guidance for property owners and contractors of all permitte...

Department of Buildings Updates
Thursday, July 30, 2020
DOB Update 7.30.20 »
Proposed Boiler Code Changes – Article 303 of the NYC Administrative Code...
Thursday, June 11, 2020
DOB NOW Scheduled Maintenance - Friday, June 12 »
DOB NOW: BUILD, LICENSING and SAFETY will be unavailable due to scheduled maintenance on Friday 6/12/2020 from 04:...
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Local Law 152 Updates »
The following email was sent to our Lobbyist, who was able to send it to several Real Estate Industry Partners. &nbs...
Friday, March 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
LOCAL LAW 152 UPDATES »
We will be sending out an update early next week regarding the status of where we believe the process is at this time....
Friday, March 13, 2020
DOB AUDITING OP-128 SUBMISSIONS »
Updated March 13, 2020 As we stated in prior updates, DOB Plumbing Enforcement Unit has audited OP-128 submiss...

DOT & Operator Qualification Updates
Thursday, July 16, 2020
DOT Insurance »
"It has come to the NYC Subsurface Plumbers Association’s attention that there is a large flaw in the enforcement of Permi...
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...

Utilities Updates
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
National Grid Supply Long Term Solutions »
The following is an email the MPC received from our member, National Grid.   National Grid’s Long-Term Capacit...
Friday, February 28, 2020
2020 NYC Energy Conservation Code »
Yesterday, the City Council approved the 2020 Energy Conservation Code and it is awaiting the Mayor's signature. The 2020...
Thursday, February 27, 2020
Sending Payments to Energy Services »
From: ProjectCenter Update [ mailto:ProjectCenterUpdate@coned.com ] Sent: Thursday, February 27, 2020 7:26 AM To:...
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...

Department of Environmental Protection Updates
Friday, July 31, 2020
DEP Update 7.31.20 - Applying for Permits Via Email »
How to Apply for a DEP Water Meter Permit or Break Seal Permit via Email (Updated 07-31-20) Me...
Monday, July 13, 2020
DEP Update - Applying for Permits Via Email »
Message from the Executive Board: On Friday, July 10th, the DEP sent us the proce...
Friday, July 10, 2020
DEP ANNOUNCES ROUND 2 OF WATER CONSERVATION AND REUSE GRANT PROGRAM »
Property Owners Can Receive Funding for Water Conservation and Reuse Projects The New York City Department of Enviro...
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
Wednesday, July 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Voice of the Licensed Master Plumber - Summer 2020 »
Message from the Executive Board: It has been a while since we have published...
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
2020 MPC Scholarship Program Winners »
The Master Plumbers Council is proud to announce that it has awarded seven worthy students with scholarships! It is in tim...
Monday, July 20, 2020
Anti-Sexual Harassment Training »
Under  Local Law 96 of 2018 , employers with 15 or more employees are required to conduct annual anti-sexual h...
Thursday, May 28, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
300 Members Strong »
  Dear Valued Member,  ...
Monday, March 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
2020 Scholarship Program »
Now accepting applications for the 2020 Scholarship Program! Application Deadline is Friday, April 17,...

Weekly Updates
Friday, March 13, 2020
Weekly Update 3.9.20 - 3.13.20 »
MPC Members,   Please find below a link to this week's update.   Weekly Update 3.9.20 - 3.13.20
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...

Other Affiliate Resources
Monday, June 8, 2020
GIL MEYEROWITZ--RETURNING TO FULL DAYS »
To Our Valued Customers and Vendors, Due to the reopening of NYC Phase 1, we are happy to announce that we are back...

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