Kostner station (CTA Niles Center Line)

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CTA rapid transit
Location Kostner Avenue and Mulford Street
Skokie, Illinois
Owned by Chicago Transit Authority
Line(s) Niles Center branch
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2 tracks
Structure type At-grade
Opened March 28, 1925
Closed March 27, 1948[1]
Previous names Schreiber Road
Preceding station   Chicago "L"   Following station
toward Skokie
Niles Center Route
toward Howard
Route map
Yellow Line
west to Dempster–Skokie
Kostner Ave.
Yellow Line
east to Howard
Mulford St.

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.