Illinois Valley Division of the NMRA
Illinois Valley Division of the NMRA

Welcome to Illinois Valley Division Website

IVD Special Announcement

2020 IVD Election results


Here is the report on the IVD 2020 Election:

  •  A total of 30 ballots were cast: 24 online and 6 by mail.

  • Two members voted both online and by mail. One ballot from each of those members was excluded.
  •  There were 4 votes cast for Trainmaster District 4 from members not residing in the District; those votes were excluded.
  •  Superintendent Jim Tatum, Chief Clerk John R Moore, and Trainmaster District 4 Jeremy Bubb (all being unopposed) were re-elected.


If you have any question regarding the election results please contact me via the email below.


John R Moore

Chief Clerk IVD/MWR/NMRA


IVD Special Announcement

2020 MWR Convention Cancelled


Given the uncertainties of the COVID-19 pandemic in America and the world, and with concern for those who would attend, the Executive Board of the Midwest Region has decided to cancel the 2020 Convention. We appreciate your interest and support, and look forward to seeing you at next year's convention.

The Convention Committee will announce a refund process within the next several days. The web site will be updated as the process of winding down progresses. The first update can be expected on Tuesday, March 24, 2020.

If you have made reservations at the Convention hotel, the Holiday Inn and Suites in East Peoria, don't forget to cancel them. The committee has no information about your reservations and cannot advise the hotel on who has reserved rooms. The hotel's direct number is (309) 698-3333.

Peoria Rocket 2020 Committee
Illinois Valley Division
Illinois Terminal Division

Volunteers needed for IVD Board positions

We have the following Board positions open for anyone who wishes to volunteer to be appointed.


Assistant Superintendent

District 1 Trainmaster

District 2 Trainmaster


If your are interested in filling one of these position, please contact Superintendent Jim Tatum via email. 

Checkout the IVD Social Media pages!!

If you haven't had a chance or didn't know about these Social media pages. Now is a good time to check them out. Just click on one of the icons on the left and checkout our Facebook page, as well as our IVD Forums. And while your there go ahead and join our pages. Hope to see you there!!

Want to Become a Member?

Interested in joining the Illinois Valley Division? Fill out the Contact form on the Contact Us page.

Upcoming Events

2020 Events


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