City Offers Gym Equipment At Local Park

City leaders are giving people in central Bakersfield more reason to get back in shape. The Department of Recreation and Parks is setting up equipment you normally wouldn’t see in the outdoors and it’s not just for fitness enthusiast.

Health fitness therapist Steven Bartolotti is helping his patients exercise using new gym equipment at the Kern River Parkway.

“A lot of our patients, we want them to maintain a healthy weight and this is going to help burn more calories and stay active,” he said.

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