Kostner (CTA Niles Center station)

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CTA rapid transit
Station statistics
Address Kostner Avenue and Mulford Street
Skokie, Illinois
Line(s) Niles Center branch
Structure type At-grade
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2 tracks
Other information
Opened March 28, 1925
Closed March 27, 1948[1]
Owned by Chicago Transit Authority
Formerly Schreiber Road
Preceding station   Chicago 'L'   Following station
toward Skokie
Niles Center Route
toward Howard

Kostner was a station on the Chicago Transit Authority's Niles Center branch, now known as the Yellow Line. The station was located at Kostner Avenue and Mulford Street in Skokie, Illinois. Kostner was situated east of Oakton and west of Crawford-East Prairie. Kostner opened on March 28, 1925, and closed on March 27, 1948 upon the closing of the Niles Center branch. The station was originally known as Schreiber Road.[2]


  1. ^ Garfield, Graham. "Yellow Line". Chicago-L.org. Retrieved 27 December 2010. 
  2. ^ Garfield, Graham. "Kostner". Chicago-L.org. Retrieved December 27, 2010.