Libby Coreno and Stephanie Ferradino, as co-chairs of Coesa, Inc. have successfully secured $2.2 million for a renovation project in Saratoga Spa State Park which includes converting the Roosevelt II Bathhouse into a facility for Coesa, Inc. The project will convert the 1930s Georgian Revival style bathhouse into a multi-purpose facility for Coesa and additional future tenants. The 18,000-foot facility will have a renewed front lobby, new public restrooms, updated utilities, and a new tenant space for the Coesa Wellness Center. Coesa is a local holistic wellness community offering classes and programs to inspire and support people who desire a healthier self and world, including programs on leadership, mindfulness, workplace culture and therapeutic yoga teacher training.
The project is part of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s NY Parks 2020 initiative. “For decades, Saratoga Spa State Park has drawn families for recreation and restoration, and this latest development will enable allow this Capital Region destination to meet the modern needs of its visitors. The project is another major step in the renewal of this jewel in our park system and a cornerstone of the region’s tourism industry,” said Governor Cuomo in a March 21, 2018 press release.
Libby Coreno, Esq. of the law firm Carter Conboy, co-chair of the Coesa, Inc. Board of Directors said, “As a not-for-profit, we are incredibly inspired by the investment the State of New York has made in our campaign effort, through NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, by investing $2.2 million to rehabilitate portions of the historic Roosevelt II bath building which will allow Coesa to open its doors. We are so excited to be launching a $1 million capital campaign to allow for the finishing of the interior of the space of Roosevelt II, the hiring of an executive director and a retreat coordinator, as well as assisting in the first two years of operations.”
About Libby Coreno
Libby is a Director and Shareholder at Carter Conboy. She serves individuals, regional businesses, and international corporations in the real estate and construction industries. Libby delivers extensive experience in zoning, planning, and real property development; complex commercial and real estate transactions; land use and SEQRA actions; environmental law; municipal law; litigation and appeals. Libby also offers experienced counsel regarding zoning applications, municipal taxation, easements, adverse possession, subsurface rights, contract disputes, and homeowner and condominium association matters. Libby is the founder of The Silent Partner™, a one-of-a-kind consultancy service that helps legal and business professionals learn ways to live, practice, and make life transitions mindfully, authentically, and creatively. She can be reached at email@example.com and (518) 587-8112.
About Carter Conboy
Carter Conboy is a full-service law firm providing counsel to businesses, corporations, government, professionals, and individuals in 20 industries and 40 specialized service areas. Founded in 1920, Carter Conboy has offices in Albany and Saratoga Springs, NY.
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