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March 2014 Archives

Controversy Erupts Over Proposed Earthquake Fault Zone Map In Hollywood

California State law currently bans building on top of earthquake faults and the California Geological Survey has mapped out where those fault lines lie. These maps create an earthquake zone of about 500 feet on either side of a fault line and state law requires that a builder conduct extensive underground seismic testing to determine if a fault runs under a proposed construction.

Irvine Office
19800 MacArthur Boulevard
Suite 290
Irvine, CA 92612

Phone: 949-955-0127
Fax: 949-955-9007
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Los Angeles Office
633 West Fifth Street
28th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071

Phone: 213-236-9720
Fax: 213-236-9724
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