BAPA History

BAPA History – Part I 

By Carol Flynn   In 1921, the Rock Island Magazine carried a feature story describing the communities along its Blue Island commuter line. The Beverly Hills/Morgan Park area was declared “one

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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

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