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> The owner of another similar nearby  (Pioneer Square)
> building said if the city tried to force him to upgrade his building he'd
> lock it and leave it sit.  That worked too (to kill that idea).
>
> Just a little history lesson -- capitalism in action :)

History repeats itself because no one listens. Same story at the Triangle 
Shirtwaist Factory in 1907 or thereabouts. 

Christopher Wright P.E.    |"They couldn't hit an elephant from
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___________________________| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania 1864)
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