NYS Shelter Inspection Initiative

Provided Level II and Level III Habitability Standards Review reports as part of a Capital Needs Assessment for NYS Homeless Shelters. Performed cursory visual inspections at scattered NYC locations and provided detailed reports documenting NYS Building and Life Safety Code deficiencies; outlined structural deficiencies and provided recommendations for remediation with associated budgetary estimates.

Project Address:
Lex Hotel – 59 East 115th Street, New York, New York, 10029
Park Overlook Hotel – 1938 Webster Avenue, Bronx, New York 10457
Klara’s Family Residence – 3206 Emmons Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11235
Bedco Manor – 862 Dekalb Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11221
941 Intervale Avenue, Bronx, New York 10459
CRF House East – 4 East 28th Street, New York, New York 10016
Claremont Annex Shelter – 664 East 213rd Street, Bronx, New York 10467
Help Morris Family Center – 285 East 171st Street, Bronx, New York 10457

Overall Project Value:

Value of the Work Designed by the Firm:

Time Frame in Which Work was Performed:
February 2016 to Present

Owner’s Name:

Contact Person, Title, Address and Phone:
Ms. Kerri Neifeld, Assistant Deputy Commissioner
Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA)
40 North Pearl Street
Albany, New York 12243

Name, Contact, Title, Address, Phone of
Mr. Jose Madrigal, R.A.
Architect | Downstate Planning Design & Quality Assurance
One Penn Plaza, 52nd Floor
New York, New York 10119
212. 273.5041