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Bringing Out the Best 
in Our Community.

The Beverly Area Planning Association (BAPA) invites you to learn more about why we love where we live. One of Chicago’s oldest grass roots community organizations, BAPA has been serving the people, businesses and organizations of Beverly/Morgan Park for  more than 75 years. With the help of our community partners, BAPA’s staff fosters a safe, friendly, diverse and family-oriented neighborhood that’s characterized by its fascinating history and outstanding architecture. Our close-knit community has top-notch schools, growing businesses, a thriving arts and culture scene, great home values and plentiful green spaces. Whether you’re a prospective resident, current neighbor or business owner looking for resources or referrals, BAPA can help.

Join Us!

The BAPA Home Tour is May 19

Save the date for the BAPA Home Tour! The beloved event returns a week after Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 19 and is a beautiful celebration of our residential community. Tickets go on sale soon!

It's Porch Concert Season!

Join us the second Friday of the month all summer long for a fabulous outdoor concert in Beverly/Morgan Park. Bring a chair, your dancing shoes, and your appetite—BAPA will take care of the rest!

The Garden Walk is July 21

Beverly/Morgan Park is in bloom, and the best way to enjoy that natural beauty is our Garden Walk. You'll be enchanted by the local gardens featured this year, the stories behind them, and the unique experiences to enjoy along the way.

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Love Where You Live

Beverly Hills/Morgan Park is the gem of Chicago’s South Side. You can’t beat our beautiful, historic homes, rich recreational and arts resources, or the hospitality of our neighbors.

BAPA is supported by membership donations from Beverly area residents and businesses, as well as grants. Learn more about how you can help BAPA continue its valuable work in our neighborhood.

Thank you to our community partners for your generous support of our mission.