Slocomb, Ala. (WDHN) – By spring, Slocomb officials expect around $ 40,000 worth of new play equipment to be installed in the city’s recreational park.

Any day, you can expect to see Kendra Brashear with her nieces and nephews
On the playground equipment in Slocomb Recreation Park.

Due to the “age”, the majority of the “older” devices will soon be replaced by newer, safer and child-friendly devices.
Outdoor items.

Brashear says, “Especially the youngest, he’s two. He loves the tractor, but swings and a slide that 2 and 3 year olds can actually climb would be great
and that would make me really happy at Slocomb. “

Rob Hinson, Mayor of Slocomb, says the town hopes to attract younger, working families to the community.
By offering brand new playground equipment. The lion’s share of the $ 40,000 spend
Is covered by manufacturing.

Mayor Hinson says
“Slocomb is growing. This way, more people are moving out with younger families. And get involved in the school system, I think
It’s really good for young families to have this for entertainment. “

Mike Gurspan says, “By providing state-of-the-art playground equipment, Mayor Hinson believes it will save money
Families who do not have to travel long distances so that their children can enjoy “nature”.