Wet weather causes delay on Lepanto's new sports complex

LEPANTO, AR (KAIT) - The city of Lepanto is having is having to delay construction on a new sports complex.

The 1.5 million dollar facility has been under construction since last year, but a wet winter and soggy summer have put the project four months behind.

According to Mayor Kevin Wright, they are waiting to install fencing and lay concrete near the concession stand and parking lot.

Wright still expects the ball park to be open next summer.