At a meeting this week of the Seismic Safety Commission, a state and local officials gathered this week to compare lessons after the South Napa Quake.
Of the counties represented Napa was undeniably the hardest hit. There were nearly 300 injuries countywide, one fatality. About 150 buildings were red tagged, meaning they were not fit for occupancy, and more than 1,000 were yellow tagged, meaning that they needed repairs. The damage is currently estimated at more than $300 million.