CENTRAL ELECTRIC RAILFANS' ASSOCIATION

A not-for-profit technical & educational society, established in 1938

Welcome!

Central Electric Railfans' Association is one of the nation's premier railfan organizations, hosting regular programs and events about electric railroading (both past and present). CERA also publishes books like none other about the history and operations of our great rail history. Help support CERA by becoming a member today! CERA publishes "bulletins" from time to time—typically a hardcover book, annually—and active members are entitled to at least one bulletin per membership year.

Probably the best way to keep informed of CERA's upcoming programs and activities is through our new CERA Members Blog. Become a "follower" of our blog, and get automatic e-mail notifications about upcoming programs, special events, fantrips, new publications, and historical information. Take part in the discussions by commenting on blog posts yourself.

CERA is pleased to announce that The Street Railways of Grand Rapids (Bulletin 148) by Carl Bajema and Tom Maas. The book is now in stock and orders are being accepted. Please refer to the Book section of this site for ordering information. CERA welcomes dealer inquiries.

Upcoming Programs

  • "The Red Arrow Lines" Presented by John Nicholson September 22, 2017

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Central Electric Railfans' Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.  P.O. Box 503, Chicago, IL  60690

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