(Peoria, IL) -- The official start date for construction of the Louisville Slugger complex has been set. That date is set for October 16th. The project had to be re-approved by the Planning and Zoning Commission as well as the City Council. That took place last month. The project initially was approved in February of this year. The owners of the complex hope to have construction on the project completed and ready to be opened by Memorial Day of next year.