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Re: Adding a mezzanine to a Masonry Building in Seismic Zone 4

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Dennis,

I have to join in with Steve here.  See section 3405 of the UBC, change in
occupancy from retail to nightclub could require a full compliance upgrade.

Paul Feather
----- Original Message -----
From: "Steve Privett" <eqretrodr(--nospam--at)earthlink.net>
To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
Sent: Wednesday, May 16, 2001 2:36 PM
Subject: Re: Adding a mezzanine to a Masonry Building in Seismic Zone 4


> Dennis,
>
> Changing from a store to a nightclub?  Doesn't that change occupancy?
> Doesn't change of occupancy force full compliance regardless of
> alterations or additions? Just going from memory here, but I think it
> used to be the case.
>
> Steve P
>
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