Registration in Thursday’s Great California ShakeOut earthquake drill is up slightly — but experts look to increase participation.
Engineers found that the North Berkeley school could sustain major structural damage during an earthquake.
Unlike San Francisco, Oakland, Richmond and UC Berkeley, the city of Berkeley does not have a warning siren. Its Disaster and Fire Safety Commission believes it’s time that it did.
Renovations, which includes a major seismic retrofit, are expected to take 12-18 months.
A good way to get up close to the new east span of the Bay Bridge is to take to the water.