DOT will explore issuing notices of observation to off-route trucks and overweight trucks that repeatedly violate rules, with opportunities for adjudication. DOT will explore linking these to denial of permits and City contracts, or other sanctions.
Strategic Plan 2016 Initiative
Related OneNYC Initiative
Short-Term Milestones (by end of 2017)
DOT will explore issuing notices of observation to off-route and overweight trucks.
DOT is exploring the best options for increasing a culture of compliance among the trucking industry, which may include expanding the Weight In Motion program, issuing Notices of Observation to non-compliant vehicles, and/or reforms to State laws governing overweight trucks.