Additional Services

Area Maintenance Program

Our Area Maintenance Program for Industrial Parks and Industrial Business Zones (IBZs) helps designated areas to become safer, cleaner and more viable business environments.

Area Maintenance Program Services

NYCEDC provides services not otherwise available in IBZs.

Area Maintenance Program services include:

  • Clearing and fencing vacant lots
  • Street cleaning
  • Façade painting
  • Sidewalk replacement
  • Cleaning out and/or sealing up City-owned buildings
  • Landscaping
  • Minor concrete work
  • Carpentry

These services contribute to the vitality of the surrounding residential and business communities, strengthening the overall economic conditions in these designated areas.

Requesting Area Maintenance Services

Only appointed IBZ representatives can request services. IBZ representatives can submit work order service requests via email at csmall@nycedc.com.

Area Maintenance Stimulates Development

The Area Maintenance Program has improved hundreds of City-owned vacant lots. These refurbished properties are often sold to the private sector for further development, stimulating economic growth.