Motor Row

The new Cermak-McCormick Place stop on the Green Line officially opened on Monday, Feb. 9, 2015. (Credit: Mayor's Office)

CTA Opens Cermak-McCormick Place Green Line Station

The Cermak-McCormick Place station was scheduled to open for service at 5 a.m. at 12 E. Cermak Rd. The new station provides access to McCormick Place, Motor Row and other destinations on the Near South Side, according to the CTA.


Cheap Trick

Cheap Trick To Open New Music Venue On Old ‘Record Row’

The classic 1970s band Cheap Trick has a new project in the works in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2011

Ald. Robert Fioretti

Alderman Hopes To Turn Old ‘Motor Row’ Into ‘Music Row’

An area just south of downtown that was once thriving with auto showrooms, but was also once housed the storied Chess studios, could someday become an entertainment district celebrating blues and jazz.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2011