Alameda County - County departments, documents, financial information. News releases, property
Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG Online) - Owned and operated by the cities and counties of
the San Francisco Bay Area. One of more than 560 regional planning agencies across the nation working to help solve problems in
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League of California Cities - League services include legislative advocacy on
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research and information exchange to help officials perform their duties more effectively, and legal assistance to city attorneys in
guiding their agencies in the intricacies of the law. The League also publishes a monthly magazine, Western City.
Los Angeles Almanac - Information, statistics, and links to the cities and unincorporated
areas within the boundaries of Los Angeles County.
Los Angeles County - General information, Board of Superviors, commissions and committees,
county job opportunities, county departments, unincorporated areas, county services, Los Angeles County Code.
Marin County - Community resources and events, business and government resources, libraries, public
agencies, tourism, Frank Lloyd Wright information.
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