BAPA the Key to Creating Community 

By Monica Carey   Beverly Area Planning Association (BAPA) held its 75th Anniversary Gala on Saturday, January 21st at The Vineyards on 95th Street.  I attended with a group of my […]

The Gift of Volunteering 

By Davia Douglas  BAPA Director of Community Relations  The wrapping paper has been recycled, we are deciding whether the tree is a new piece of furniture in the living room, […]

A Letter to Our Beverly/Morgan Park Neighbors  

A Letter to Our Beverly/Morgan Park Neighbors   The Beverly Area Planning Association is celebrating our 75th anniversary and we’re reaching out to our neighbors to remind them of the vital […]

Happy Anniversary, BAPA! 

Happy Anniversary, BAPA!  The Beverly Area Planning Association turns 75 this year! That’s 75 years of serving Beverly/Morgan Park with programs rooted in making our community stronger, more connected and more beautiful.   Since […]

Stop By the New BAPA!  

The doors are open at the new office of the Beverly Area Planning Association! After more than a decade on the corner of 111th and Longwood Drive, BAPA has moved into […]

Bringing Out the Best In Our Neighborhood 

By Maureen Reilly  BAPA Board President  Beverly/Morgan Park neighbors, the last time I wrote to you our community, city, and country were at the doorstep of the coronavirus pandemic. I used the word “unprecedented” […]