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At Scouts’ Pouch Camp, summer will be in session despite black cloud

by @ 4:35 pm on June 27, 2011. Tags:
Filed under Camp Pouch, GNYC Council Camps, Scouting in the News

At Scouts’ Pouch Camp, summer will be in session despite black cloud.

That’s the headline from a recent article in the Staten Island Advance on the ongoing story on Camp Pouch.

The cash-strapped Greater New York Councils of the Boy Scouts of America continues to seek a solution for the camp, after announcing in 2009 it might have to sell the property absent a $30 million conservation easement from the city.

Although a spokesman for the Boy Scouts could not give a specific time line yesterday on the fate the camp, he confirmed that the organization is actively pursuing its options, including selling off a portion of the camp or looking to public and private sources to help make the easement a reality.

Read the full article at the link above.

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