May 11, 2012

Pasch sells Camp Security land to Conservation Fund

(YDR) Local developer Timothy Pasch sold his 47-acre property - where historians believe a Revolutionary War prison camp once stood - to the Conservation Fund this week, ending a more than decadelong fight over whether it would be preserved or become a housing development.

The total cost of the project - including the land's purchase price of just under $940,000 - comes to about $1.05 million, according to a news release.
The property is located off Locust Grove Road in Springettsbury Township and is adjacent to a 115-acre farm that the Conservation Fund helped to preserve last year. Continued