Jones Lang LaSalle Represents Greater New York Councils, Boy Scouts of America in Preserving William H. Pouch Scout Camp on Staten Island
Company works with Boy Scouts to permanently protect 94-acre site on Staten Island from development
NEW YORK, NY – September 7, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — Jones Lang LaSalle represented the Greater New York Councils, Boy Scouts of America, in an agreement with The Trust for Public Land to permanently protect the William H. Pouch Scout Camp on Staten Island. The GNYC entered into an agreement with TPL that will result in the preservation of 94 acres from development through a two-phase plan that includes the purchase of a large portion of the site.
The GNYC was represented by William Bingham, senior vice president, with Jones Lang LaSalle’s Capital Markets group, along with Raymond Quartararo, international director, John Ryan, managing director, and Edward DiTolla, senior vice president.
“This agreement allows scouting activities to continue at William H. Pouch Scout Camp while also providing the public access to this incredible resource through a reservation system,” says Quartararo. “Permanent protection would provide financial resources to help secure the future of New York City scouting as well as benefit the entire community.”
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