The RedEye has given our Wilson Red Line station their esteemed "Crustiest Station Award." Judging from the photo above, showing one of Wilson's many vacant storefronts that now serve as outdoor toilets and graff walls (click to enlarge), the title is appropriate. This award wouldn't be possible without the ineptitude of the CTA, Jones Lang LaSalle, and of course, our Alderman, who claims that every time funds became available for Wilson, they were mysteriously taken away. Money is always available for parking garages, low-income housing, and fish farms, of course. Read the whole article by clicking here.
Update: For old time's sake, let's take a trip down memory lane with some of our favorite, historic Wilson L photos: