City took control of water, electricity in July 1910
Sacramento Street was the bustling center of business in Lodi in 1910, when the city took over ownership and operation of the water and power company.
Posted: Saturday, July 24, 2010 12:00 am
Updated: 12:42 pm, Sat Jul 24, 2010.
One hundred years ago in July 1910, Lodi city officials took
over operation of the water and light plants.
Trustees had a special meeting the night before the city
formally took control on Friday, July 1, in order to hire two
employees and agree to keep the rates the same for at least one
Saturday, July 24, 2010 12:00 am.
Updated: 12:42 pm.