Internet Resources - Infrastructure



Recommended Websites

  • 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
  • Environmental Issues
    An Internet guide for environmental issues, with feature articles, Website links, and discussion forums. Topics covered include air pollution, recycling, endangered species, acid rain, ozone depletion, water & wetlands, renewable energy, forestry, food issues, population, biodiversity, nuclear waste, and more.
    Browse related subjects: Environment, Infrastructure, Social Issues
  • PG&E Gas Transmission Pipelines
    Pacific Gas and Electric Company has released an interactive map that can help you to learn more about pipelines in your neighborhood. The site also provides information about gas pipeline safety.
    Browse related subjects: California, Companies, Infrastructure

Did You Know?

Santa Cruz Sister Cities

The following are sister cities of Santa Cruz, California:

* Alushta, Ukraine
* Jinotepe, Nicaragua
* Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela
* Sestri Levante, Italy
* Shingu, Japan

The City of Santa Cruz Sister Cities Committee works to strengthen relationships through a variety of ... [More]

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