NYC is Forgiving Fines from Sept 12 to Dec 12, 2016

Landlords should be aware of the three-month program authorized by Mayor de Blasio and the City Council to reduce penalties and interest for many violations issued by the Department of Sanitation, Department of Buildings and other city agencies.

The violation must be in judgment. To find potential eligible filed judgments, the Department of Finance has a searchable database that can be accessed here.

The Department of Finance's FAQs page explains what is eligible and how to proceed and can be accessed here.