You Can Submit Pictures and Video to the City
The City of New York has launched a pilot program
that allows the public to submit
still images and/or audio/video files of select conditions that occur
in the City, by calling
311 or by visiting
Can View City Council Meetings Online
front row seat to the inner workings of New York City's government.
Online, via a live stream, you
can view shows including The Council, Access
Mayor, and more.
Can Access the Laws of the City of New York Online
Visit the Public Access Portal to the Laws of the City of New York to access the New York City Charter, the Administrative Code, and the
Rules of the City of New York.
Can Search for Vendors & Lobbyists
You can search for information on vendors and
lobbyists that do business with the City of New York via the Doing
You Can Find Zoning & Land Use Info Online
With the Department of City Planning's Zoning and Land Use (ZoLa) application you can find the zoning for a property, discover new proposals for your neighborhood, and learn where City Planning initiatives apply across NYC.
Can Get Historic Photos Online
Between 1939 and 1941, and again in the mid-1980s, the City photographed
every house and building in the five boroughs. Copies of these tax
photos are available for purchase online via the Municipal
Can Tour Historic Government Buildings
The NYC Public Design Commission of the City of New York offers
tours of City Hall, Tweed Courthouse, and Gracie Mansion, landmarks
of New York’s history and architecture.