You have to take steps to enforce the judgment. Either do it yourself or contact the Sheriff or Marshall.
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Dear Small Claims Judgment Creditor:
At the Internet site for the New York City Small Claims Court is the information you need to first know:
The answer provided to you is in the nature of general information. The general proposition being that you should try to avoid a bad outcome if you can.