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State considers changes to Hollywood earthquake fault map
State considers changes to Hollywood earthquake fault map

The head of the California Geological Survey said he is willing to consider changing a preliminary map of the Hollywood earthquake fault, but needs hard data not yet provided by developers who dispute the state’s first draft. Earlier this month, a consultant for developers of the Millennium Hollywood skyscrapers and other nearby projects concluded there are no active earthquake faults underneath their properties. But state geologist John Parrish said in an interview Tuesday that he has still not received technical data backing up those assertions. If the data is not provided soon, it could be impossible for the state agency to finish analyzing it before the deadline to publish...

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