Run, walk, march, or watch the fun on Memorial Day

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.

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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!

2024 BAPA Community Health Expo logo

Celebrating Health in our Community

Our Community Health Expo on February 17 was a smashing success, with more than 30 local businesses showcasing their services, informative panel discussions, demonstrations, and tastings.

Bands, Apply for 2024 Porch Concerts

BAPA is accepting proposals from bands and musicians interested in performing at one of these Friday Porch Concerts: May 10, June 14, July 12, August 9, or September 13. Proposals are due by March 8!

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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.

Thanks to Our Sponsors