Our Past

1978: Eldridge projected to grow to 3,200, Cable TV service wanted

Compiled by Linda Tubbs
Posted 12/26/18

Dec. 28, 1978: Results of a study showed that Eldridge was projected to grow to 3,200 by 1978, 3,900 plus by 1980 and 6,200 in 1985. City leaders began to consider providing additional services such as cable TV to residents.

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