Open for business | Greenline harkens to Woodlawn’s more vibrant days.

January 31

Over 120 years ago, the Green Line “L” train system was built in preparation for the World’s Fair of 1893. It provided a route from downtown to the exposition, located in an area of the south side that would later become the Woodlawn neighborhood. In the 50s, the area attracted middle-class blacks looking to setup […]