ELDON, IA - ROCK ISLAND

TRAIN DEPOT

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ELDON DEPOT COMMITTEE NEWSLETTER
~SUMMER 2015~

New Depot Manager

Fred Thomas has resigned his position as Depot Manager to pursue his retirement goals after his much appreciated service to the Depot. Board member Merle Sedore will be assuming his role as manager.

Jerry Fackler Memorial

Mr. Fackler had a vision of Eldon having a first class railroad depot museum and park. Due to his generosity, his vision is a reality for the enjoyment of all current and future Eldon citizens and visitors.

Upgrade to the Children's Train Park

Brick pavers have been added to simulate a road and railroad tracks crossing site

New Mural

A mural painted by Roger Miller at the site of the previous loading dock simulates items awaiting shipment and recently received by rail.