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Chicago Board of Trade Building Vault Now Open To The Public

For the first time ever the doors of the vault in the Chicago Board of Trade building have been swung open for the public to take a peek inside.


Illinois State Capitol

State Treasurer To Give Tours Of Vault At Capitol

For the second year in a row, the public has a chance to see the inside of the Illinois Treasurer’s vault at the state Capitol in Springfield.

WBBM Newsradio–07/06/2012

Dan Rutherford

State Treasurer Auctioning Off Some Unclaimed Items

The Illinois State Treasurer’s vault at the state Capitol is running out of room, and Treasurer Dan Rutherford is now auctioning some of the assets online.

WBBM Newsradio–12/06/2011


Worker Falls Into Vault, Hits Head In Buffalo Grove

A worker fell into a subterranean vault in Buffalo Grove Wednesday, suffering a head injury that sent him to the hospital.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

ComEd Repairs

ComEd Crews Work All Night To Restore Power After Loop Mishap

ComEd crews worked all night, after an equipment malfunction sent repugnant black smoke spewing into the downtown air, and knocked out power to several Loop buildings.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2011

Chicago Fire Department

Problem In Downtown Vault Causes Garage Outage

Fire crews were sent to an explosion in a ComEd vault downtown this morning.

CBS Chicago–12/07/2010