Former gang hangout now a fit place for families.

October 11, 2013

Great article about how a California town turned a former gang hangout into a fit place for families.

â??City officials didn’t know what to expect a year ago when they opened a free outdoor gym. But it’s become a big success, drawing droves of residents in the working-class town who cannot afford gym memberships. Officials said their makeshift gym is making residents healthier and also making the park — once a gang hangout — much safer by drawing more families and exercisers.â? Click here to read on.