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Garfield Park Business Alliance (GPBA)

In July 2012 The Garfield Park Community Council (GPCC) formalized the Garfield Park Business Alliance (GPBA). The GPBA is a growing 17-member local association that develops stragetgies for business revitalization along the Kedzie corridor while collectively addressing public safety concerns that affect the corridors economic sustainability. The primary function of the GPBA centers on engaging the Garfield Park community while creating a cohesive relationship between residenst and the business community. Since its inception the GPBA has been actively involved in hosting programs and events along the Kedzie corridor. All programs and events serve the purpose of creating a safe environment for residents while building the foundation for local and national investment. 

To become an active participant in our Alliance of Business owners, please contact  GPCC Executive Director Mike Tomas at