Township OKs funds for Little League field, with conditions

The Loyalsock Township Board of Supervisors approved a contribution of $20,000 to Loyalsock Township Little League to begin work on installing field lighting at a local baseball field, Tuesday night.

The board approved the contribution after receiving a request from the local Little League team to install lighting at its baseball field in Bruce Henry Park.

The board included a variety of conditions that need to be met before it will approve the building of the project.

The field lighting project also has received a $20,000 grant from Little League International and a $21,500 contribution from Loyalsock Township.

Voting yes were Marc Sortman, Rick Wheeland, Virginia Eaton and Paul Nyman. John Bower Jr. was absent.