Soft-Story Seismic Retrofit Programs

To identify the possible seismic retrofitting requirements in your specific area, Core Contractors assembled important information for Wood Frame Seismic Retrofit Programs for Soft-Story structures in your specific area. For the most up to date information, please contact the municipality pages using the links provided or contact us should you need additional information.


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City of West Hollywood



City of West Hollywood initiated The Mandatory Seismic Retrofit Program by adopting ordinance 17-1004 on April 17, 2017. The Seismic Retrofit Program has begun on April 1, 2018 with notifications sent out to all property owners believed to need retrofitting to their owned structures. 

The City of West Hollywood is also developing a Landlord/Tenant Cost-Sharing program and is urging participating in a Landlord/tenant cost sharing survey

The triggers for the program are based on the notification letter sent to the owners of each property. Road map to the adopted Seismic Retrofit Program are outlined below. 

West Hollywood Seismic Retrofit Timeline

Additional information about the City of WEST HOLLYWOOD Mandatory Seismic Retrofit Compliance Program can be obtained here.

City of West Hollywood

Core Contractors has designed and developed exactly the program to meet the outlined criteria. Contract us here to have one of our engineers provide you with a no obligation free evaluation and if necessary an estimate to retrofit your structure.

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