Louisville Slugger

Neighbors oppose proposed Sports Complex

Jan 14, 2014
Denise Molina-Weiger / Peoria Public Radio

Some of the would be neighbors of the proposed Louisville Slugger Sports Complex are concerned about the additional traffic, noise and light it would create. Peoria Public Radio’s Tanya Koonce reports that was the message delivered at the public meeting on the proposed complex in the northern part of Peoria.

Denise Molina-Weiger / Peoria Public Radio

A proposed Peoria sports complex has the backing of a major sports merchandise company. Louisville Slugger is partnering with Peoria group, Corp 24, to build the facility that will include 10 outdoor synthetic-turf baseball and softball fields and a 125-thousand square foot dome. The complex will be built near the Shoppes at Grand Prairie.