Apartment Building

An inspection tag marking a structure as unsafe following the Loma Prieta Earthquake. (CBS)

Napa Quake Serves As Wake-Up Call To Thousands Of Un-Screened Soft Story Buildings In San Francisco

San Francisco’s Department of Building Inspection is hoping that the Napa earthquake will be a wakeup call for owners of 2,000 soft story apartment buildings that have not been screened for seismic safety.



Residents Of Dilapidated Richmond Apartment Complex May Be Evacuated

The City of Richmond has a plan to evacuate 130 from a dilapidated apartment complex operated by the city’s public housing authority.



Gas Leak Prompts Evacuation Of Brentwood Apartment Building

A gas leak in Brentwood evacuated a nearby apartment building Tuesday, a PG&E spokesman said.


The scene of a San Ramon fire on Countrybrook Loop (CBS)

2-Alarm Fire Rips Through San Ramon Apartment Building

A two-alarm fire at an apartment building in San Ramon caused injuries to at least one person Friday afternoon, according to fire officials.


Firefighters battle a Berkeley apartment building fire. (CBS)

Demolition Begins On Fire Damaged Berkeley Building

Demolition work began Monday on the top two floors of a four-story apartment building near the University of California at Berkeley that was badly damaged in a five-alarm fire earlier this month.


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San Francisco Apartment Building Fire Displaces 45 Residents

At least 45 people were displaced from an apartment building damaged by a fire in San Francisco’s Financial District early Saturday morning.

CBS San Francisco–01/01/2011