Fix The Bricks

RIGHT NOW YOU CAN APPLY FOR A GRANT TO RECEIVE UP TO 75% OF YOUR SEISMIC RETROFIT COST.

Unreinforced masonry buildings and homes (URMs) create the greatest risk for the Salt Lake Valley in the expected Utah earthquake. Fix the Bricks, facilitates seismic improvements to URMs to save lives. Preparedness starts at home, Act Now! Determine if your home is at risk and register to receive more information about how to get started including financial incentives available for making seismic improvement.

“Together we can greatly reduce deaths and serious injuries during the earthquake” Audrey Pierce;  Program Manager

FIND OUT IF YOUR HOUSE IS IN SALT LAKE CITY BOUNDARIES:

Register/Apply Here

Registration Form

More Resources

Utah Seismic Safety Commission

Where to find earthquake information (USSC)

How Likely is the Utah Earthquake? (USSC)


Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI)

Learn about the Wasatch Fault (EERI)

See the Wasatch Fault Magnitude 7.0 Scenario Report

Utah Division of State History

Utah Historic Preservation Tax Credit

Utah Heritage Foundation

Utah Preservation Contractor Directory

SLC Building Permits and Enforcement
SLC Housing and Neighborhood Development (HAND)
Other SLC Emergency Preparedness Programs

Contributing Partners, THANK YOU!

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