|Location||Two North Wabash Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60602
|Owned by||Chicago Transit Authority|
Purple Line weekday rush hours only
|Platforms||2 Side platforms|
|Opened||November 8, 1896|
|Closed||March 16, 2015|
|Passengers (2012)||2,036,939 8.9%|
Madison/Wabash was an 'L' station which served the CTA's Brown, Green, Orange, Pink, and Purple Lines. From 1919 to 1963, it also served interurban trains of the North Shore Line. This station and Randolph/Wabash are scheduled to be replaced by Washington/Wabash in 2017. The station closed on March 16, 2015. 
As of summer 2016, the Washington/Wabash station construction has begun. Nothing remains of the Madison/Wabash station except for the structure it was built on.
During the weekend of May 23–24, 2015, the entire Inner Loop platform was completely removed.
On June 6, 2015, the transfer bridge was completely removed.
During the weekend of June 20–21, 2015, the entire Outer Loop platform was completely removed.
From July to August 2015, the station house, the fare controls, and the mezzanine were removed.
The Washington/Wabash station will be completed in spring of 2017. 
- Swartz, Tracy (March 2, 2015). "Madison/Wabash 'L' station to close March 16". RedEye. Retrieved March 16, 2015.
- "Customer Alert: Madison/Wabash Station Closure". transitchicago.com. Chicago Transit Authority. Retrieved March 16, 2015.
- Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) No. IL-1-I, "Union Elevated Railroad, Madison-Wabash Avenue Station"
- Madison/Wabash Station Page at Chicago-L.org
- Madison Street entrance from Google Maps Street View
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