/Letter sent months before deadly Florida collapse warned damage to condo building was accelerating – CNN

Letter sent months before deadly Florida collapse warned damage to condo building was accelerating – CNN


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CNN’s Ryan Young is on the scene.”},{“title”:”Children of missing woman say dad was out of town when condo collapsed”,”duration”:”03:44″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/us/2021/06/26/children-of-missing-woman-judy-spiegel-in-surfside-florida-condo-collapse-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”us/2021/06/26/children-of-missing-woman-judy-spiegel-in-surfside-florida-condo-collapse-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210626120614-judy-spiegel-children-intv-florida-collapse-vpx-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/us/2021/06/26/children-of-missing-woman-judy-spiegel-in-surfside-florida-condo-collapse-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/surfside-condo-collapse/”,”description”:”The children of Judy Spiegel, a woman who is still missing after a u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2021/06/24/us/miami-building-collapse-victims-missing/index.html” target=”_blank”>condominium collapsed in Surfside, Florida,u003c/a> speak about their mother and the pain their family is enduring while search and rescue efforts continue at the site.”,”descriptionText”:”The children of Judy Spiegel, a woman who is still missing after a u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2021/06/24/us/miami-building-collapse-victims-missing/index.html” target=”_blank”>condominium collapsed in Surfside, Florida,u003c/a> speak about their mother and the pain their family is enduring while search and rescue efforts continue at the site.”},{“title”:”Structural engineer discusses concerns raised in 2018 report”,”duration”:”03:55″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/us/2021/06/26/structural-engineer-surfside-building-collapse-smerconish-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”us/2021/06/26/structural-engineer-surfside-building-collapse-smerconish-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210626102312-structural-engineer-surfside-building-collapse-smerconish-vpx-00005327-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/us/2021/06/26/structural-engineer-surfside-building-collapse-smerconish-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/surfside-condo-collapse/”,”description”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/profiles/michael-smerconish-profile” target=”_blank”>Michael Smerconishu003c/a> speaks to structural engineer Matthys Levy about the deadly condo collapse in Surfside, Florida, and the u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2021/06/26/us/building-collapse-miami-saturday/index.html” target=”_blank”>structural field survey reportu003c/a> from nearly three years ago that raised concerns about structural damage to the concrete slab below the pool deck. The report from October 2018 was included in a series of public records documents that were published overnight on the Surfside town website.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/profiles/michael-smerconish-profile” target=”_blank”>Michael Smerconishu003c/a> speaks to structural engineer Matthys Levy about the deadly condo collapse in Surfside, Florida, and the u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2021/06/26/us/building-collapse-miami-saturday/index.html” target=”_blank”>structural field survey reportu003c/a> from nearly three years ago that raised concerns about structural damage to the concrete slab below the pool deck. The report from October 2018 was included in a series of public records documents that were published overnight on the Surfside town website.”},{“title”:”Engineer raised concerns about structural damage at Surfside condominium in 2018 report”,”duration”:”02:37″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/us/2021/06/26/engineer-raised-concerns-about-structural-damage-at-surfside-condominium-in-2018-report-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”us/2021/06/26/engineer-raised-concerns-about-structural-damage-at-surfside-condominium-in-2018-report-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210626072129-01-miami-building-collapse-0625-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/us/2021/06/26/engineer-raised-concerns-about-structural-damage-at-surfside-condominium-in-2018-report-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/surfside-condo-collapse/”,”description”:”A u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2021/06/26/us/building-collapse-miami-saturday/index.html” target=”_blank”>structural field survey reportu003c/a> completed nearly three years before the collapse of the Champlain Towers south condominium complex in Surfside, Florida, raised concerns about structural damage to the concrete slab below the pool deck and “cracking and spalling” located in the parking garage. The report from October 2018 was included in a series of public records documents that were published overnight on the Surfside town website. “,”descriptionText”:”A u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2021/06/26/us/building-collapse-miami-saturday/index.html” target=”_blank”>structural field survey reportu003c/a> completed nearly three years before the collapse of the Champlain Towers south condominium complex in Surfside, Florida, raised concerns about structural damage to the concrete slab below the pool deck and “cracking and spalling” located in the parking garage. The report from October 2018 was included in a series of public records documents that were published overnight on the Surfside town website. “},{“title”:”Hear story of woman missing 7 family members in condo collapse”,”duration”:”02:59″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/us/2021/06/26/rabbi-zalman-lipskar-kaye-ac360-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”us/2021/06/26/rabbi-zalman-lipskar-kaye-ac360-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210625213139-rabbi-lipskar-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/us/2021/06/26/rabbi-zalman-lipskar-kaye-ac360-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/surfside-condo-collapse/”,”description”:”CNN’s Randi Kaye speaks with Rabbi Zalman Lipskar about a woman missing seven family members after a condo building collapsed in Surfside, Florida. “,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Randi Kaye speaks with Rabbi Zalman Lipskar about a woman missing seven family members after a condo building collapsed in Surfside, Florida. “},{“title”:”$5M lawsuit filed against association of collapsed Florida building”,”duration”:”02:40″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/us/2021/06/26/florida-building-collapse-lawsuit-tom-foreman-pkg-ebof-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”us/2021/06/26/florida-building-collapse-lawsuit-tom-foreman-pkg-ebof-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210625081415-32-miami-building-collapse-0624-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/us/2021/06/26/florida-building-collapse-lawsuit-tom-foreman-pkg-ebof-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/surfside-condo-collapse/”,”description”:”CNN’s Tom Foreman reports on the possible reasons for the collapse of the 40-year-old building in Florida and the lawsuit filed against the owners. “,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Tom Foreman reports on the possible reasons for the collapse of the 40-year-old building in Florida and the lawsuit filed against the owners. “},{“title”:”‘Have hope’: Hear fire chief’s emotional message to families”,”duration”:”01:42″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/us/2021/06/25/florida-building-collapse-miami-dade-fire-rescue-chief-alvarez-tsr-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”us/2021/06/25/florida-building-collapse-miami-dade-fire-rescue-chief-alvarez-tsr-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210625185255-miami-dade-fire-rescue-chief-andy-alvarez-florida-building-collapse-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/us/2021/06/25/florida-building-collapse-miami-dade-fire-rescue-chief-alvarez-tsr-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/surfside-condo-collapse/”,”description”:”In an interview with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer, Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Chief Andy Alvarez became emotional telling families to have hope and spoke of his experiences in Haiti after the 2010 earthquake.”,”descriptionText”:”In an interview with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer, Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Chief Andy Alvarez became emotional telling families to have hope and spoke of his experiences in Haiti after the 2010 earthquake.”},{“title”:”Tapper asks Gupta: What are the chances people can still be rescued alive?”,”duration”:”03:51″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2021/06/25/sanjay-gupta-condo-collapse-rescue-attempts-lead-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2021/06/25/sanjay-gupta-condo-collapse-rescue-attempts-lead-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210625173416-sanjay-gupta-jake-tapper-split-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2021/06/25/sanjay-gupta-condo-collapse-rescue-attempts-lead-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/surfside-condo-collapse/”,”description”:”Dr. Sanjay Gupta discusses the likelihood that rescuers could still find survivors in the rubble almost 40 hours after a condo partially collapsed in Florida.”,”descriptionText”:”Dr. Sanjay Gupta discusses the likelihood that rescuers could still find survivors in the rubble almost 40 hours after a condo partially collapsed in Florida.”},{“title”:”Collapsed Florida condo showed ‘subsidence’ in 1990s, researcher says”,”duration”:”04:56″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/?refresh=1″,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/us/2021/06/25/florida-building-collapse-shimon-wdowinski-gupta-intv-sot-vpx-nr.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”us/2021/06/25/florida-building-collapse-shimon-wdowinski-gupta-intv-sot-vpx-nr.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210625150847-gupta-wdowinski-split-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/us/2021/06/25/florida-building-collapse-shimon-wdowinski-gupta-intv-sot-vpx-nr.cnn/video/playlists/surfside-condo-collapse/”,”description”:”Shimon Wdowinski, a professor with Florida International University’s Institute of Environment, said that the Champlain Towers South condo building showed signs ofu003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2021/06/25/us/building-collapse-miami-friday/index.html” target=”_blank”> subsidence in the 1990su003c/a>, according to a study last year. While Wdowinski said this sinking alone would likely not cause the condo’s collapse, he said it could be a contributing factor.”,”descriptionText”:”Shimon Wdowinski, a professor with Florida International University’s Institute of Environment, said that the Champlain Towers South condo building showed signs ofu003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2021/06/25/us/building-collapse-miami-friday/index.html” target=”_blank”> subsidence in the 1990su003c/a>, according to a study last year. 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