Valmeyer is a village located in Monroe County, Illinois. As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 608.
The original site of the village was inundated in 1993 by a historic flood of the Mississippi River. After the flood receded, the village relocated to higher ground about 2 miles (3 km) away.
Web Sites and Links
Valmeyer - A New BeginningCommunity profile that provides an overview of the history of this village, before and after the Great Flood of 1993, which desimated the town, and its subsequent rebuilding efforts.