Unreinforced Masonry Buildings
Retrofiting brick buildings to meet current codes can protect public safety, preserve historical buildings, and help Seattle recover faster after an earthquake.
- Columbia City outreach and education pilot
First & Second Quarter 2014
- Final benefits-cost analysis report and discussions with URM Policy Committee
Third & Fourth Quarter 2014
- Continue with selected outreach and education
- Plan for validation of URM inventory list; continue research on financial incentives