The grant, along with $2,100 donated by BDAR members, funded the purchase of the two-person back and arms combo equipment. BDAR representatives added mulch and landscaping to the area recently.

The Bagnell Dam Association of REALTORS® recently received a $3,000 REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC) grant to be used for community improvements.

The BDAR contacted Matt Vandevoort, Osage Beach parks and recreation director, about using the grant funds to help buy outdoor fitness equipment for Peanick Park on Highway 42.

The grant, along with $2,100 donated by BDAR members, funded the purchase of the two-person back and arms combo equipment. BDAR representatives added mulch and landscaping to the area recently.

Vandevoort said the equipment is part of an on-going plan to upgrade the park as an outdoor recreation area for the community.

From left are: BDAR representatives Jordan Salisbury, Cindy Imhoff, Tami Sutterer, Valerie Littrell, Matt Vandevoort (Osage Beach park manager), Lynn Farrell and Joe Roeger. Seated on the equipment are Megan King and Greg Tolbert.