The collection consists of correspondence, news clippings, memoranda, office files, legal documents, drafts of legislation,
and transcripts of hearings. Principal topics include area planning, flood control and drainage, garbage and refuse collection
and disposal, sewerage and industrial wastes, water quality management, water resources development (both state and federal),
and water supply and distribution.
The following "qualification" material was presented as an EXHIBIT in a case where William O'Connell testified in his capacity
as consultant for the Contra Costa County Water Agency. It is included here for the biographical detail.
56.0 linear feet
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The collection is open for research.