Light offers to donate money for seating at Cavern City Theater

A former state lawmaker and county commissioner has helped the Cavern City Theater.

Bob Light has offered to donate money to buy seating for it.

This follows Light donating the theater to Carlsbad last year.

The total cost estimate for renovating the theater runs

The Current-Argus reports a task force the mayor assembled continues looking for more funding sources.

The goals include asbestos removal, applying for grant money, and creating a nonprofit support organization to receive funds.

Task force chairman Ken Britt mentions developing a social media presence among other goals.