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Tim Allison wrote:

. > For any of you still interested in the effects of the porch collapse, my
. > friend signed a lease last week in Wrigleyville (an area dominated by 
. > 3-story masonry buildings w/ wooden back porches)... there were some 5 
. > pages added to the lease with provisions like "no more than 5 people may
. > occupy the porch area, no grills or other flammable objects may be used or
. > stored, etc etc etc." - a bunch of CYA since the thinking is that a 
. > majority of the porches have been "designed"/constructed similarly to the 
. > collapsed porch.

Any restrictions on potted plants?  Ratio of potted plants to permitted 

A. Roger Turk, P.E.(Structural)
Tucson, Arizona

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