BAPA History: Planning for a Stronger Community

By Charles Shanabruch In 1980, the Beverly Area Planning Association’s stated mission was to sustain the Beverly/Morgan Park neighborhood as a “quality, stable, integrated community.” Sociologists had projected that the […]

Association News

West Beverly Civic Association WBCA will meet Wed., Apr. 5, 7 p.m., Kane Hall, St. John Fisher Church, 103rd and Washtenaw. Meetings are open to all WBCA residents. Kids looking […]

Surveillance Systems Protect Homes and Businesses

By Kristin Boza Video surveillance systems offer homeowners and businesses an affordable way to monitor their property, according to Tom Rezetko, owner of Enterprise Network Services in Evergreen Park.ENS offers […]

Ask Roberta

By Roberta Kleinman, BAPA Property Preservation Coordinator Q: Are there circumstances when it is unnecessary to apply for a building permit before undertaking alterations to my Chicago single-family residence? A: […]

Matt Taylor is MCHS Man of the Year

On Friday, May 5, neighborhood residents will be honored at the Mount Carmel Alumni Banquet. Matt Taylor, Class of 1957, will be honored as the Mount Carmel Man of the […]

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

In April, the GFWC IL Morgan Park Junior Woman’s Club will join the Prevent Child Abuse Illinois Campaign and thousands of other communities, organizations and individuals across the nation to […]

Neighborhood Notes

News from around Beverly/Morgan Park for April 2017 Business and Breakfast. Join BAPA, Accion and SCORE for a Business and Breakfast: How to Start Your New Business, a one-hour workshop […]

School News

News from Beverly/Morgan Park Schools PLAID Academy Students Cook County Assessor’s Office Cook County Assessor Joseph Berrios welcomed students from PLAID Academy to the Assessor’s Office in March. The students, […]