Stringent building codes credited for...

Stringent building codes credited for keeping quake damage minimal

There are 1 comment on the Whittier Daily News story from Jul 31, 2008, titled Stringent building codes credited for keeping quake damage minimal. In it, Whittier Daily News reports that:

Aside from a cracked valve in a water pipeline near La Verne and repairs to Pomona City Hall that officials estimate will cost $100,000, the area remained mostly unscathed by Tuesday's magnitude-5.4 temblor and ...

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James C

San Jose, CA

#1 Jul 31, 2008
"repairs to Pomona City Hall that officials estimate will cost $100,000," what an expensive window. I guess maybe the desks and chairs must have damage as well. Don't forget to retrofit now as well.

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