The Pasadena City Council approved the creation of an ordinance requiring retrofit for wood soft-story residential buildings citywide. The council amended the original recommendation to remove buildings with four or fewer units and adjust the timeline.

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http://www.pasadenanow.com/main/some-local-landlords-face-expensive-retrofit-costs-their-tenants-the-prospect-of-temporary-displacement/#.XHbK-4hKiUk