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  • California Building Standards Commission
    CBSC is responsible for administering California's building codes, including adopting, approving, publishing, and implementing codes and standards. These standards include Electrical Code, Mechanical Code, Plumbing Code, Fire Code, Energy Code, and Historical Building Code. The CBSC site includes information on how to find or purchase the 2010 and 2007 editions of the code, including the 2010 California Green Building Standards, and links to the PDF versions available online.
    Browse related subjects: California Codes, Government, Infrastructure
  • Congressional Record
    Searchable, browseable online version of the official record of the proceedings and debates of the United States Congress. Contains Congressional Record volumes from 140 (1994) to the present.
    Browse related subjects: Archives, Government, Politics
  • Government Printing Office
    The U.S Government Printing Office (GPO) provides publishing and dissemination services for the official and authentic government publications to Congress, Federal agencies, Federal depository libraries, and the American public.
    Browse related subjects: Government, Law, Primary Sources

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Whispering Man Statue

'The Whispering Man' statue stood in Santa Cruz Public Library's Downtown Branch lobby for several years from the late 1970's to the mid 1980's. There are no records of when the statue was installed. According to a Good Times article in 1985, at that time the statue had been at ... [More]

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