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Feinstein calls for earthquake 'Early-Warning System'

Original post made on Aug 27, 2014

U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) this week called on the state and federal governments to partner with the private sector to build an integrated earthquake early-warning system to save lives and property.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 5:55 PM

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Posted by Jane P.
a resident of Danville
on Aug 27, 2014 at 12:42 pm

I agree with Dianne Feinstein. I hope that funds can be made available to get this started.


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Posted by EC
a resident of Danville
on Aug 27, 2014 at 1:52 pm

What we really need is AFFORDABLE earthquake insurance. The cost is outrageous currently and prevents many people in the region from obtainin coverage.


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Posted by Derek
a resident of Danville
on Aug 27, 2014 at 2:16 pm

It is outrageous - we have Farmer's, but with most any company it can more than double your bill. It did more than double the tab on a four-plex we had way back south of here.


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