BAPA Has One Goal: Improving the Community 

From representing our community’s best interests with city government to planting trees on neighborhood parkways, the Beverly Area Planning Association (BAPA) is at work making Beverly/Morgan Park the place where we love to live.  BAPA’s staff are changemakers, connectors and cheerleaders, and […]

You Can Be a Tree Planter!  

By Grace Kuikman  Myth: You have to be big and strong to plant trees.  Reality: Just about anyone can help.   The first time I helped out at an Openlands TreePlanters day, I didn’t know what to expect. As suggested, I dressed […]

BAPA Home Expo

Connect With Experts on Home Improvement and Restoration Since the 1970s, the Beverly Area Planning Association (BAPA) has been connecting area residents with local tradespeople when they need help maintaining […]

95th Street Fall Fest Offers Family Fun

Pumpkin Spice and everything nice! Celebrate the new season at the 95th Street Fall Fest, Sat. Oct. 6, 12 to 3 p.m., Barraco’s Beverly parking lot, 2105 W. 95th St. From face painting for the […]

Village Viewpoint

By Susan Flood, BAPA Executive Director  It’s August and once again, I’m helping my kids move.  This got me thinking.  What makes a place home?  What makes Beverly/Morgan Park feel […]

Village Viewpoint

By Susan Flood, BAPA Executive Director  Like any good Chicagoan I am absolutely thrilled when summertime rolls around.  I often find myself wondering if those who live in warm climates […]