5/30/2016

#HurricaneStrong Demonstration Home Build Set to Breaks Ground

BREEZY POINT, N.Y.,  A coalition has formed to assist one of those families, and to build them a home able to withstand future storms or disasters. The nation's leading nonprofit disaster resilience consumer advocate, Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH), the Portland Cement Association (PCA), and the Insurance Information Institute (III) have come together to assist the Hellriegel family in Breezy Point, New York, in building them a resilient,  and energy efficient home.
5/29/2016
Los Angeles Times

2016 National Earthquake Conference Drives Increased Commitment to Earthquake Early Warning System

In a major reversal, Gov. Jerry Brown is seeking state funds for a fledgling earthquake early warning system for California, which would allow for a limited rollout of alerts by 2018.