Living on the Edge: H03

A bird eye view of the western part of Hanahata Danchi (apartment complex). So far, this area has been designated as {quote}reconstruction and future development zone.{quote} The buildings are considered too old to have enough earthquake proof by the UR Agency, yet some architecture experts and residents question its credibility, insisting that Danchi building can last longer than the UR Agency's estimate. All Hanahata Danchi buildings have no elevators. Saitama Prefecture is just across the Hanahata Danchi.                                                        2009/07/19

A bird eye view of the western part of Hanahata Danchi (apartment complex). So far, this area has been designated as "reconstruction and future development zone." The buildings are considered too old to have enough earthquake proof by the UR Agency, yet some architecture experts and residents question its credibility, insisting that Danchi building can last longer than the UR Agency's estimate. All Hanahata Danchi buildings have no elevators. Saitama Prefecture is just across the Hanahata Danchi. 

2009/07/19