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Chicago Tribune
Why didn't Hurricane Irma kill more Americans? Thank the meteorologistsprompted the state to overhaul its building codes to prepare for the next storm
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
prompted the state to overhaul its building codes to prepare for the next storm. Leslie Chapman-Henderson, head of Federal Alliance for Safe Homes, a nonprofit formed in 1998, said all of the group’s original recommendations had “long since... Read more
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The Morning Call
Why didn't Hurricane Irma kill more Americans? Thank the meteorologistsprompted the state to overhaul its building codes to prepare for the next storm
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
prompted the state to overhaul its building codes to prepare for the next storm. Leslie Chapman-Henderson, head of Federal Alliance for Safe Homes, a nonprofit formed in 1998, said all of the group’s original recommendations had “long since... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Why didn't Hurricane Irma kill more Americans? Thank the meteorologistsprompted the state to overhaul its building codes to prepare for the next storm
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
prompted the state to overhaul its building codes to prepare for the next storm. Leslie Chapman-Henderson, head of Federal Alliance for Safe Homes, a nonprofit formed in 1998, said all of the group’s original recommendations had “long since... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Why didn't Hurricane Irma kill more Americans? Thank the meteorologistsprompted the state to overhaul its building codes to prepare for the next storm
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
prompted the state to overhaul its building codes to prepare for the next storm. Leslie Chapman-Henderson, head of Federal Alliance for Safe Homes, a nonprofit formed in 1998, said all of the group’s original recommendations had “long since... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Why didn't Hurricane Irma kill more Americans? Thank the meteorologistsprompted the state to overhaul its building codes to prepare for the next storm
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
prompted the state to overhaul its building codes to prepare for the next storm. Leslie Chapman-Henderson, head of Federal Alliance for Safe Homes, a nonprofit formed in 1998, said all of the group’s original recommendations had “long since... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Hurricane Harvey could reshape how and where homes are built in the U.S.national standards, minus the requirement that homes be built 1 foot above expe
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 days ago
national standards, minus the requirement that homes be built 1 foot above expected 100-year-flood levels, according to the Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. Nueces County, which includes Corpus Christi, has no residential building code. The... Read more
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Perth Now
Why Florida is freaking outthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did,” said Leslie Chapman-Henders
Perth Now / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did,” said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the non-profit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew’s wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Why Florida is freaking outthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did,” said Leslie Chapman-Henders
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did,” said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the non-profit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew’s wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Florida faces $124b catastrophethat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did,” said Leslie Chapman-Henders
Adelaide Now / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did,” said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the non-profit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew’s wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
KXXV Waco / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Why Florida faces $124b catastrophethat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did,” said Leslie Chapman-Henders
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did,” said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the non-profit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew’s wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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News.com.au
Why Florida faces $124b catastrophethat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did,” said Leslie Chapman-Henders
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did,” said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the non-profit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew’s wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
WGEM Quincy / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
KWWL Iowa / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
KHQ Spokane / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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ABC Montana
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
ABC Montana / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
Hawaii News Now / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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WALB Albany
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
WALB Albany / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
Dayton Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
KTVN Reno / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
Stamford Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
Connecticut Post / Posted 18 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 19 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Irma could test strength of Florida's strict building codesthat Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henders
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 19 days ago
that Miami suffered the costly damage that it did," said Leslie Chapman-Henderson, president and CEO of the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes. In Andrew's wake, Florida mandated the most stringent building codes in the U.S. Since... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Facts-vs.-fables about tropical stormsWriter Experts say covering windows with tape in a storm is worthless and actu
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 19 days ago
Writer Experts say covering windows with tape in a storm is worthless and actually could be more dangerous. (Courtesy Federal Alliance for Safe Homes) Plenty of wisdom has been dispensed in the wait for Hurricane Irma, some of it sound and... Read more
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