Washington state government’s financial contribution reflects the priority officials place on seismic public safety, which is zero, nada, nothing.
A brick building damaged in the 2011 Christchurch earthquake.
A recent storm, which proved less damaging than feared, provided the first chance to test regional preparedness since a 2006 windstorm.
Damage at the modern Sendai airport after the Great East Japan Earthquake Disaster of 2011: No use planning for something like that here, right?
Trust is often in short supply at all levels of government: an Occupy protest in New Mexico.