“We demand the Chicago Transit Authority restore Green Line elevated rail service to Jackson Park over E. 63rd Street from Cottage Grove Avenue to Stony Island Avenue.”

Top left, E. 63rd Street at the Cottage Grove ‘L’ station looking East, ca. 1950; top right, track pieces stacked at the 61st Street Yard from the renovated segment between Cottage Grove and Dorchester (renovated 1996; razed 1997), 2017; bottom left, architectural rendering of the Obama Presidential Center on Stony Island between Midway Plaisance and 63rd, 2017 (source: Obama Foundation); bottom right, former ‘L’ bridge over the Illinois Central Railroad at 63rd Street (razed 1982), ca. 1930