Local Law 37

Local Law 37

RCNY §103-09 and Local Law 37/08, effective January 1, 2014, requires owners of properties with a retaining wall or part of a retaining wall, which is at least ten feet high and faces a public right of way (including sidewalks or entrances), to have a condition assessment every five years and an assessment report submitted to the Department of Buildings by a licensed engineer who has a minimum of three years relevant experience. Becker Engineering QRWI (Qualified Retaining Wall Inspectors) provide Local Law 37 inspections, along with the necessary reports, drawings, and DOB forms necessary for your building to be code compliant. Please contact us to discuss your options.