SANTA ANA (CBSLA.com) — The Orange County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved an emergency declaration Tuesday in order to receive financial assistance from the state for damage related to the 5.1-magnitude quake in La Habra.
According to officials, the March 28 quake, along with the response to it, cost upwards $10.5 million. That number does not include private property damage.READ MORE: Police Dog Reportedly Bites 5-Year-Old Boy In Head
Board Chairman Shawn Nelson remembered what it was like that Friday night at his Fullerton home.READ MORE: LAPD Officer Suspended After Resisting Arrest By Ventura County Deputies
“Truly, my neighborhood is the most impacted. Four broke water mains within a block, walls fallen over and chaos at my house. It looked like someone looted the place,” he said.MORE NEWS: Astros Face Booing Dodgers Crowd For First Time Since Cheating Scandal