Recently, several local community leaders, including Bryant Parks Director Chris Treat, left, City of Bryant Director of Planning and Community Development Truett Smith, Bryant Mayor Allen Scott, Assistant to the Mayor Dana Poindexter, President and CEO of the Greater Bryant Chamber of Commerce Jason Brown, and Saline County Library Marketing Manager Kari Beesley, front, took part in the 32nd annual Community Development Institute at the University of Central Arkansas on Aug. 3.