The City of Los Angeles Ordinance #183893 & #184081 have ordered all property owners of existing wood-frame, multi story apartment buildings (Constructed Prior to 1978) to be structurally retrofitted in accordance with the city earthquake guidelines and certifications. Thes ordinances were created to prevent earthquake related injuries and possible loss of life. The city of los angeles has published a schedule to complete the neccessary retrofit work. If you have not started the engineering process, or have RTI approved plans from Las Angeles Department of building and safety, engineering process, or have rti approved plans from los angeles department of building and safety, but have not found a contracto to perform the work, there is a hight possibility the required retrofit work will not be completed by the due date notice.
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