Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. The division of capital planning and operations, acting for and on behalf of the department of environmental management, is hereby authorized to sell and convey to William H. Pickett and Gertrude Pickett a certain parcel of park land in the town of Framingham by deed approved as to form by the attorney general. Said land being that land twenty-one feet beyond the lot line of said William H. Pickett and Gertrude Pickett. Said conveyance shall be subject to the provisions of sections forty E to forty J, inclusive, of chapter seven of the General Laws and to such terms and conditions as the division of capital planning and operations shall prescribe in consultation with the department of environmental management.
Said parcel is bounded and described as follows:
Beginning at a iron rod located at land of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Department of Environmental Management Division of Forest and Parks and the land of Gertrude Pickett, said point being more particularly located N51<= 07' 30"W, 166.62 feet from a stone bound as shown on a hereinafter mentioned plan;
Thence runs N51<= 07' 30"W, 10.00 feet by land of the above mentioned Gertrude Pickett to an iron rod;
Thence runs S62<= 03' 15"E, 110.76 feet across the land of the above mentioned Commonwealth to an iron rod;
Thence runs S36<= 38' 00", 83.92 feet again across the land of the above-mentioned Commonwealth to the point of beginning.
The above described parcel of land contains 1,995 square feet, more or less, and is more fully shown on a plan entitled "Plan of Land in Framingham, Mass. Showing Land To Be Conveyed By The Commonwealth of Massachusetts -- Environmental Management -- Division of Forest and Parks to Gertrude Pickett -- Scale 1" = 20' November 1, 1986 Ronald R. Turchi -- Professional Land Surveyor -- 11 Whippoorwill Land -- Ashland, Mass."
SECTION 2. William H. Pickett and Gertrude Pickett in payment for said land shall transfer to the commonwealth in fee simple a parcel of land determined by said division and by the department of environmental management to be equivalent to or in excess of the value and importance for conservation purposes of the land granted or if said division in consultation with said department so decides shall pay a fair market value to be determined by an independent appraisal approved by the deputy commissioner of said division. Said William H. Pickett and Gertrude Pickett shall assume the costs of the appraisal and any other expenses deemed necessary by the said deputy commissioner in connection with said transfer.
SECTION 3. As a further consideration, and as a requirement prior to said conveyance and authorized by section one, said William H. Pickett and Gertrude Pickett their heirs, or successors or assigns, shall have signed an agreement relinquishing any and all rights they or their heirs, successors, or assigns may be or may have been entitled to for compensation, including any interest accrued thereon, either from the commonwealth or from the town of Framingham for any or all taxes which said William H. Pickett and Gertrude Pickett or their heirs, successors, or assigns in title have paid, if any, from time to time on said parcels.