BAPA has standing committees that advise us on issues facing the community and on new programs. These committees are listed below.
Business Development and Support
Made up of real estate, banking, retail and economic development professionals, this committee keeps a close watch on our commercial strips. They advise BAPA on redevelopment projects, on current economic conditions and offer support for our local businesses.
This committee looks at housing issues in the neighborhood and develops strategies to maintain our housing values and support home ownership.
This committee is responsible for fundraising.
This committee looks for ways to get
Economic Development Task Force
Made up of members of the two business associations, the 19th ward office, the City Department of Community Development and BAPA staff, this committee works on marketing our commercial strips to developers and attracting businesses to our community.