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Working Bikes

This is an archived listing.


2434 S. Western Ave.


Little Village / Pilsen


Working Bikes is a nonprofit that refurbishes discarded and donated bikes, then sells them affordably to local users or ships them to other countries where cheap bikes are needed. It is housed in a former borax factory. The upper and lower floors are a veritable museum of bicycles, jam-packed with bikes of unusual sizes, makes or models. There are even a few pedal-powered contraptions that do things like pump water or play records.

Archived In

2018 , 2019 , 2021 , 2022