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Sidewalk Crossing Permit


City Transportation, Department of

A permit from the Department of Transportation (DOT) is required for any vehicle or motorized equipment to cross a sidewalk in a location without an approved driveway (or dropped curb cut) in order to deliver or remove any construction material or equipment. A maximum of two sidewalk crossings will be allowed for each three hundred linear feet.

NYC Department of Transportation (DOT)

Bureau of Permit Management and Construction Control
55 Water Street, Concourse level
New York, NY 10041

For further assistance, please call 311 and ask for: DOT

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