Department of Building Inspection Annual Report Fiscal Year 2016-2017 - Page 15

Program Highlights Mandatory Soft Story Private School Evaluation Created in 2013 through a City ordinance, the Mandatory Soft Story Program is a multi-year community-based effort enforced by DBI to ensure the safety and resilience of San Francisco’s housing stock. It requires property owners to retrofit older, wood-framed, multi- family buildings with a soft-story condition that puts it at risk of collapse. Established in November 2014, the Private School Earthquake Program went into effect, requiring existing private VVVF'B6V6F'6626g&666F'FV'FVRWfVF`FV"'VFw2FR&F6RƖW2FvBg&R'VFw2`F&VR"&R7F&W2"Gv7F&W2fW"&6VVB VFW&f"&VFBfR'FWFVFr&fPw&FRB6FrffR"&R&W6FVFGvVƖpVG2vW&RFRW&֗BF67G'V7Bv2ƖVBf &"FV'sBvW&RFR'VFr0BWB&VV6V6֖6ǒ7G&VwFVVBख&WfWprW&֗G27V&֗GFV@##W&֗G277VV@SsrW&֗G26WFV@VFW"7FFRrW7Fr&fFR662&R@&WV&VBFVWBFR6R&v&W26fWG&WV&VVG02V&Ɩ2662F2&w&7G&fW2F&fFPw&VFW"G&7&V7bFR6V6֖26fWGb&fFP66'VFw2खF66R&W'G2Ɨ7FrV67G'V7GW&RFBVVFV@F&RWfVFVB'FR&w&vW&RGVRFD$fV&W""#RF&VvWB#brFPFW'FVB&Vv&V6VfrWfVF&W'G276W76VG27V&֗GFVB'7G'V7GW&VvVW'2VFW FV"6VB6vGW&RBFRWfVF&W'@FVFƖRbfV&W""#rFRFW'FVB@&V6VfVB#"&W'G2g&6626FRVf&6VV@2VFW'vf"FR6ƖB&fFR662ख&WfWp#"WfVF&W'G2&V6VfV@662'F6FV@66RWfVF2GVR"#pFW'FVBb'VFr7V7Ff66V"#b#rV&W'@P