30 Years after Disaster, Reflecting on Loma Prieta

KCBS Radio In Depth
Friday, October 18th
To mark the 30-year anniversary of the Loma Prieta earthquake KCBS Radio hosted an hour-long broadcast of retrospective coverage. It began at 5:04 p.m on Thursday October 17th, making its start time 30 years to the minute after the disaster struck in 1989. 

In this  special edition of KCBS In Depth we play portions of that hour as we reflect upon how far we've come since the disaster, and try to find out, are we ready for the next big one?

Programming note: 

This is an abridged version of the program. Click here to find the complete hour-long broadcast. 

Capt. Erica Arteseros, the program coordinator for the San Francisco Fire Department's Neighborhood Emergency Response Team
Richard Allen, the director of the Berkeley Seismological Laboratory
Mark Schwettmann, a design director in the San Francisco office of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
Thomas Hall, spokesperson for the Water Emergency Transportation Authority 
Phil Matier, San Francisco Chronicle Columnist 

Host: KCBS Radio anchor Stan Bunger 

KCBS Radio Contributing Reporters:Mike Colgan, Keith Menconi, Jeffrey Schaub, John Atkinson, Megan Goldsby, Jim Taylor

This edition of In Depth was produced by Nic Palmer, Eric Brooks and Don Bastida 

Special thanks to Jeff Levine