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Uh oh. Money making opportunity here. Raise the red flag. Gotta put a stop
to this.

Regards,
Bill Allen

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> From: Lynn Howard <lhoward(--nospam--at)silcom.com>
> To: seaoc(--nospam--at)seaoc.org
> Subject: Re: CODE - Santa Monica Retrofit
> Date: Wednesday, August 20, 1997 10:50 AM
> 
> Bruce-
> Well if this is true, we might consider opening a branch office in Santa
> Monica!!  :)
> 
> That would be a MAJOR reconstruction project, probably costing building
> owners hundreds of millions of dollars.  I can't believe the City would
> pass such legislation without major opposition from every building owner
> in town.  Can you imagine the construction cost if the City or County of
> LA passed such legislation?  It would be in the Billions of dollars.
> Talk about full employment legislation for structural engineers!!!
> 
> Lynn
> 


> 
> PRSE(--nospam--at)aol.com wrote:
> 
> > If I read this correctly, this ordinance will require major structural
> >
> > retrofit to almost every steel and concrete building in SM, at a large
> > cost
> > and inconvenience to the building owners.  The building official told
> > me that
> > the letters of notification will be sent out to the building owners in
> > the
> > next month or so.
> 
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