The following is a
list if links to helpful web sites. If you know of any other
sites that should be on this list, or you find that any of the
links in this list are no longer functional, please e-mail information
about them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Government Information Locator Service. The NYS ILS provides
a single point of access to information services provided by New
York State Government agencies, the State Legislature and the
Judiciary. Operated by the New York State Archives and Records
Administration and the New York State Library.
Department of State. Oversees the state's Security Guard Act
of 1994, requiring security guards to be fingerprinted and given
eight hours of training. Useful agency for buildings contacting
security guard companies in preparation for the possibility of
a Building Employees Union strike during contract negotiations
Represents Me?. The New York Public Interest Research Group
(NYPIRG)'s Web-based service that enables anyone with a New York
City address to easily find and contact the public officials who
represent them at all levels of government.
Council of New York Cooperatives & Condominiums. The largest
membership group for co-ops and condos in the New York area also
has the largest and most useful web site. With more than 500 pages
of information, CNYC.coop is a top resource for co-op and condo
Homesteading Assistance Board (UHAB) is the primary training
provider for low-income co-ops in the city. They also have an
on-line directory of contractors/professionals who have worked
with small/affordalbe co-ops.
York Association of Realty Managers (NYARM). A membership
organization for apartment building managers, co-op or condo managers,
building owners and those responsible for the management and proper
care of residential and/or commercial properties.