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The Madison/Wabash L Station prior to demolition work. (Credit: Bob Roberts.)

Pieces From Madison/Wabash Stationhouse To Be Sold At Auction

What’s left of an old Loop ‘L’ station is being sold off piece by piece in what some may say is an odd partnership.

08/19/2015

A forklift hauls a section of the façade from the Madison/Wabash 'L' station into ReBuilding Exchange. (Credit: CBS)

Preservationists Hoping To Get Façade Of Old Loop Station House Into A Museum

The decorative façade of the shuttered Wabash/Madison ‘L’ station, which first opened in 1896, has come down, and preservationists have begun looking for a new home for the structure.

07/16/2015

The Rebuilding Exchange uses building materials reclaimed from local landfills to make furniture. (Credit: RebuildingExchange.org)

Rebuilding Exchange Makes Furniture Out Of Trash

Looking for a unique gift this holiday season? A Chicago company that makes furniture out of garbage may have the answer.

WBBM Newsradio–11/17/2012