News and culture through the lens of Southern California.
Hosted by A Martínez
Airs Weekdays 9 to 10 a.m.

City list shows schools vulnerable in an earthquake; district plans response




Micheltorena Elementary School, home of the eagles, and founded in 1905.
Micheltorena Elementary School, home of the eagles, and founded in 1905.
Photo: Alex MacInnis

Listen to story

03:40
Download this story 0.0MB

We've been talking about the list of buildings that are potentially vulnerable if there's an earthquake. That list, put together by researchers at the University of California, was made public this week.

RELATED: KPCC's Earthquake Tracker

Among the nearly 1,500 structures were more than 200 schools. KPCC's Sharon McNary says that set off concern among parents who saw their children's schools on the list. (You can read McNary's full story here.)