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News - June 22, 2018

Report finds 5K MV homes at risk of collapse in an earthquake

Council to consider imposing retrofitting requirements

by Kevin Forestieri

More than one out of every seven homes in Mountain View may be vulnerable to collapse in a major earthquake, a nearly five-fold increase over the city's previous estimates, according to a study released last month.

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