|BAMRA is more than a block association and more than a merchants' association - it brings the two together for a stronger community. BAMRA endeavors to create an atmosphere of cooperation that enhances the quality of life for residents and the success of our area's small businesses.|
Services BAMRA Provides via Member/Volunteers
- Hold useful and fun events like "Learn to Ride" bicycles for kids, "Operation Safe Child," and a "Community Shred" for identity protection.
- Remove graffiti on street furniture and paint the lampposts, mailboxes and street signs in the neighborhood.
- Plant greenery to keep the area beautiful.
- Weigh in on liquor license and sidewalk cafe applications.
- Provide holiday signage, making the area brighter and more cheerful throughout the season.
- Get involved in local land issues.
- Organize local street fairs which raise funds for community needs.
- Increase awareness of illegal drug use, underage drinking and public safety issues.
- And much more!
Note: membership dues are on a calendar year:
Community Shred Fest - Saturday, April 27th, 2019 from 2-4pm in front of the Morton Williams Supermarket. Get all your documents that have personal information shredded for free at a mobile shred truck. Sponsored by BAMRA along with WSVTA and 505 LaGuardia.