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  Contra Costa County, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Contra Costa County is a suburban county in the San Francisco Bay Area of the U.S. state of California.
Contra Costa County was one of the original counties of California, created in 1850 at the time of statehood.
It is bounded on the south and west by Alameda County, on the northwest San Francisco Bay, on the North by San Pablo Bay and Suisun Bays, and on the east by the San Joaquin River.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Contra_Costa_County,_California   (4157 words)

  
 Contra Costa County, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Contra Costa County is a suburban county in California's San Francisco Bay Area.
As an alternative to moving to either the very expensive central county, or the too-distant East County, this area is becoming gentrified, with a mix of races and income levels — a character actively sought by some housing purchasers.
It is bounded on the south and west by Alameda County, on the northwest San Francisco Bay, on the North by San Pablo Bay and Suisun Bays, and on the east by the San_Joaquin_River.
www.orinda.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Contra_Costa_County,_California   (3141 words)

  
 ATSDR - PHA - GBF & Pittsburg Dumps, Antioch, Contra Costa County, California
A land use permit was granted November 5, 1958, by the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors to the City of Pittsburg for the disposal of municipal waste.
The California Integrated Waste Management Board and RWQCB are overseeing the closure of the Contra Costa Sanitary Landfill (i.e., the Class III landfill established in 1987).
According to the representative of Contra Costa Disposal, a transient population had been living in the creek bed and were believed to have started the fire.
www.atsdr.cdc.gov /hac/pha/gbf/gbf_p1.html   (10168 words)

  
 Contra Costa County California Injury Accident Attorney   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The County of Contra Costa, California was incorporated in 1850 as one of the original 27 counties of the State of California, with the City of Martinez as the County Seat.
Contra Costa County is the ninth most populous county in California, with its population reaching approximately 930,000 as of January 1, 2000.
Contra Costa County has one of the fastest growing work forces among Bay Area counties, with growth in its employment base being driven primarily by the need to provide services to an increasing local population.
www.jackbloxham.com /CM/CountyAccidents/ContraCosta.asp   (490 words)

  
 sociology - Contra Costa County, California
Other areas of the county have ridges exposing ancient but intact (not fossilized) seashells, imbedded in sandstone layers alternating with limestone.
The western terminus of the transcontinental railroad route is in Oakland, California, located in Alameda County.
A lack of the availability of the kind of community support available in the more prosperous regions also contributes to the problem, with higher income residents of some of these declining areas sending their children to private schooling, creating a self reenforcing decline in the public schools.
www.aboutsociology.com /sociology/Contra_Costa_County,_California   (2963 words)

  
 Contra Costa County, California Queries
California Death Index says date of death was 09/30/1968, and place of death was Contra Costa County.
In the 1880 Contra Costa County Census Francisco MARTINEZ'es age is 24 and Margarita is 19.
She came to CA from MO with her son Solomon PERKINS in 1852, and was in Contra Costa County for the 1860 census in the Alamo-Lafayette area.
www.cagenweb.com /contracosta/Info/concsqur.htm   (13881 words)

  
 EPA Contra Costa County, California   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
CCWD's action was in response to a 1997 California Department of Health Services order to CCWD that required that either body-contact recreation in the Contra Loma Reservoir cease, or CCWD stop using the reservoir for domestic water supplies.
Extremely high levels of fecal coliform are measured in the reservoir, in particular in the swimming areas during high summer swimming usage.
The San Joaquin River is one of the sources of drinking water for Contra Costa County.
www.epa.gov /safewater/protect/casesty/contracosta.html   (1811 words)

  
 Contra Costa County Breeding Bird Atlas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Contra Costa County breeding bird atlas has been completed.
Below is an index map of the county with its atlas blocks.
Each block is referred to by its coordinates, such as 625-215 for the block in the northeast corner of the map.
www.flyingemu.com /ccosta   (169 words)

  
 Driving Class Contra Costa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
California teenagers must take a DMV approved driver education class to obtain their learners permit and drivers license.
California teenagers then must take DMV approved driver training lessons to obtain their drivers license.
California drivers who receive traffic tickets can "erase" the ticket from their California DMV driving record by taking a DMV approved traffic school online course.
www.all-traffic-schools.com /Driving-Class/Contra-Costa.htm   (332 words)

  
 Accela, Inc. | Contra Costa County, California Selects Accela Automation
Contra Costa County covers about 733 square miles and extends from the northeastern shore of San Francisco Bay easterly about 50 miles to San Joaquin County.
The County’s population is estimated to reach just over a million residents in 2005, making it the ninth most populous county in the state.
The County is among hundreds of other jurisdictions in California who are already using Accela solutions.
www.accela.com /news/pr_092605.asp   (521 words)

  
 Contra Costa Master Gardeners
The mission of the University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources and the Contra Costa Master Gardener's Program is to serve California through the creation, development and application of knowledge in agriculture, natural and human resources.
The Contra Costa Master Gardener program functions as a volunteer outreach arm of Cooperative Extension, bringing research-based information and knowledge to improve residential horticulture, urban pest management and resource conservation.
In accordance with applicable State and Federal laws, the University of California does not discriminate in any of its policies, procedures, or practices on the basis of sex, religion, color, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, medical condition, or handicap.
ccmg.ucdavis.edu   (222 words)

  
 ATSDR - PHA - GBF & Pittsburg Dumps, Antioch, Contra Costa County, California
California Department of Health Services (Currently Department of Toxic Substances Control) and Contra Costa County Health Services Department, Fact Sheet #5 for GBF/Pittsburg Landfill Site, Contra Costa County, California, June 1991.
Contra Costa County Health Services Department, Current Status Report of GBF Toxic Waste Site in Antioch, prepared by staff from the Public and Environmental Health Divisions for the County Board of Supervisors, January 26, 1987.
California Department of Health Services (Currently Department of Toxic Substances Control), Community Relations Plan for the GBF/Pittsburg Landfill Site, Contra Costa County, California, Prepared by ICF Technology, Inc., March 1988.
www.atsdr.cdc.gov /HAC/pha/gbf/gbf_p2.html   (1443 words)

  
 Superior Court Contra Costa County   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
If you live in Contra Costa County, California, and want to get help with legal questions, or want more information and assistance in dealing with domestic violence, you may contact:
Contra Costa County Public Defender (925) 335-8000 - for criminal domestic violence cases.
The County's Bar Association also has a Moderate Means Program (925) 677-0234; a panel of attorneys who agree to take moderate income clients at reduced rates.
www.cc-courthelp.org /domestic/info_ccc.php   (729 words)

  
 BORDC: Resolution Details - Contra Costa County, California
WHEREAS, the County of Contra Costa affirms its strong opposition to any form of terrorism against humanity, and also affirms that any efforts to end terrorism must not be waged at the expense of civil rights and liberties; and
WHEREAS, the County of Contra Costa proudly houses a diverse population, including citizens from other nations, whose contributions to the community are significant and important to all; and
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors will continue in its outreach and shall educate its citizens on its policies of tolerance and respect for the diversity of its residents; and
www.bordc.org /detail.php?id=122   (310 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Contra Costa County, Calif.
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
California state assembly, 1849-52 (San Jose District 1849-51, 5th District 1851-52).
U.S. Representative from California, 1955-66 (6th District 1955-63, 14th District 1963-66); died in office 1966.
politicalgraveyard.com /geo/CA/CC.html   (784 words)

  
 Contra cost - Contra Costa County Watershed Atlas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Share our vision of a county in which community-based organizations are recognized and valued for their vital contributions to the health and well being of
The Contra Costa Public Works Department was already too big for its building when it retained Muller and Caulfield to project further growth needs for the
The Contra Costa County Watershed Atlas is a project of the Contra Costa Watershed Forum.
contra-costa-county.surferfind.com /?q=contra-costa-county-contra-cost...   (263 words)

  
 Contra Costa County, California Queries
The same obituary states that "Elizabeth's mother died in 1875 in San Francisco where her father was employed as a stone cutter." I have been unable to learn anything pertaining to the death of my greatgrandmother or where she is buried.
She was born April 03, 1896 in Texas, and died January 28, 1978 in Contra Costa County, California.
She was born in MO and died in Concord, Contra Costa Co., CA.
www.katpher.com /conscty/Info/concsqur.htm   (14158 words)

  
 Antioch Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Contra Costa County, California
The beautiful community of Antioch is nestled in Contra Costa County.
Nearby colleges are the University of California, Berkeley, the California State University of Hayward and Cal State Davis is less than 40 minutes away as well.
Antioch also hosts a variety of special events each year including the Contra Costa County Fair every summer, the Rivertown Jamboree every September, a Fourth of July celebration and a lighted boat Christmas Parade every December.
www.antioch-realestate.com   (714 words)

  
 Contra Costa Health Services - Contra Costa County, California, USA
Contra Costa Health Services - Contra Costa County, California, USA
Healthy Outlook Column, a Semimonthly Health Column in the Contra Costa Times.
Strategies to Build a Smokefree Contra Costa: Meeting May 18.
www.cchealth.org   (228 words)

  
 Real Estate - Relocating - Orinda, Contra Costa County, California
Orinda is located east of Oakland and within 30 minutes of downtown San Francisco (see map), Orinda is situated in southwest Contra Costa County, California.
Arguably the most beautiful city in Contra Costa County, Orinda is the proud host of the California Shakespeare Festival, and celebrated its ten-year anniversary over the 1995 July Fourth weekend.
The City of Orinda is a family-oriented community which offers its 17,000 residents a serene setting in contrast to the more urban existence of the surrounding area.
www.drelocation.com /California/contracostaco/Orinda.htm   (322 words)

  
 EPA: Federal Register: Environmental Impact Statement: Contra Costa County, California
SUMMARY: The FHWA is issuing this notice to advise the public that a draft environmental impact statement will be prepared for a proposed highway project in Contra Costa County, California.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The FHWA, in cooperation with the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), will prepare a draft environmental impact (EIS) for a proposal to improve State Route 4 between I-80 and the Cummings Skyway in Contra Costa County, a distance of about 8 kilometers.
Letters describing the proposed action and soliciting comments will be sent to appropriate Federal, State, and local agencies, and to private organizations and citizens who have previously expressed or are known to have interest in this proposal.
www.epa.gov /fedrgstr/EPA-IMPACT/1995/April/Day-11/pr-742.html   (369 words)

  
 Concord Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Contra Costa County, California
The city is the largest in Contra Costa County, one of the fastest-growing counties in northern California.
Four Offices in Contra Costa County to serve you.
All contents on this and related web sites are provided by Neil Case, the home and property specialist, specializing in Concord real estate and home values in Contra Costa County, California.
www.concord-homes-for-sale.com   (763 words)

  
 Contra Costa County Library - Library Jobs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Ideally located in the San Francisco Bay Area, Contra Costa County is California's ninth largest county.
The Contra Costa County Library is an exciting, dynamic library in which to work.
We believe in excellent service to our customers, and have twice been recognized as the Department of the Year and given the Award for Excellence by the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors.
www.contra-costa.lib.ca.us /libraryjobs/cccljobs.html   (256 words)

  
 Contra Costa County Martinez, California (Counties)
The county seat of Contra Costa County, California, is Martinez.
The county population on July 1, 1999, was 933,141, an increase of 129,410 over the 1990 census.
For information on county government, contact the National Association of Counties Web site.
www.ohwy.com /ca/y/y06013.htm   (145 words)

  
 California Traffic School Online | California Traffic Violator Schools   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Find a California traffic school near you, "erase" your traffic ticket, lower your auto insurance premiums
in California, Virginia, Florida, Texas, Colorado, Missouri, Nevada and New...
Driving courses in California, Florida, Texas, other states.
www.california-traffic-schools.com /California-Driving-School/Contra-C...   (836 words)

  
 EDIS Alert Contra Costa County (California) Health Services   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
ABZCZC-CIV-CEM-706013+0045-221420- This is a message from Contra Costa Health Services.
Residents in Richmond, North Richmond and San Pablo are advised to shelter in place.
"Contra Costa County Health Department spokesman Paul Andrews told KCBS an undetermined amount of hydrogen sulfide was leaked into the air as a result of a flare compression problem at the refinery.
www.freerepublic.com /focus/f-news/961367/posts   (574 words)

  
 Realty Times - Real Estate News and Advice - Local Market Conditions
The average single family residential home sales price in Contra Costa County for March 2006 was $728,574.
For the month of February 2006 the average sales price was $687,250 a 6% increase indicating a stable market trend.
Note: A strong Buyer's Market does not necessarily mean that it is not a good time to sell your home.
realtytimes.com /rtmcrloc/California~Contra_Costa_County   (298 words)

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