Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
The city of Pittsfield is hereby authorized to use a certain parcel of park land for highway purposes. Said parcel of land is situated on the northerly side of Hancock road in said city and being a portion of Pontoosuc park. Said parcel of land is bounded and described as follows:
Beginning at a stone bound in the northerly line of Hancock Road, said stone bound being about three hundred sixteen (316) feet more or less westerly of the intersection of the northerly street line of Hancock Road and the westerly street line of North Street; said stone bound also marks the southeast corner of land of the County of Berkshire; thence the following six (6) courses in the existing northerly line of Hancock Road: N67<= 42' 30"W sixty-five and forty-three hundredths (65.43) feet to a stone bound; N65<= 57' 40"W, five hundred eighty-nine and seventy-three hundredths (589.73) feet to a stone bound; N79<= 58' 40"W one hundred sixty-five and fifty-six hundredths (165.56) feet to a stone bound; N71<= 29' 40"W four hundred eighty-three and twenty-four hundredths (483.24) feet to a stone bound; N72<= 01' 40"W one hundred sixty-one and seventy-two hundredths (161.72) feet to a stone bound; N72<= 46' 21"W one hundred thirty-two and no hundredths (132.00) feet to a point; said point being the southeast corner of land now or formerly of Bertha C. Zelazo; thence running N07<= 54' 20"E in the easterly property line of said Zelazo, a distance of eleven and seventy-eight hundredths (11.78) feet to a point; thence the following five (5) courses being the new northerly street line of Hancock Road: S71<= 33' 26"E seven hundred sixteen and twenty-six hundredths (716.26) feet to a point; thence easterly on a curve to the left having a radius of six hundred seventy-five (675) feet, a distance of one hundred eleven and forty-nine hundredths (111.49) feet to a point; thence continuing easterly on a curve to the right having a radius of eight hundred fifteen and eighty-one hundredths (815.81) feet, a distance of two hundred six and fifteen hundredths (206.15) feet to a point; thence S66<= 32' 34"E five hundred sixteen and forty-five hundredths (516.45) feet to a point; thence S51<= 18' 30"E fifty-one and five hundredths (51.05) feet to the place of beginning containing 15,333 square feet of land, more or less.
Being the same parcel shown on a plan entitled "Plan of Land Taking For Road Improvement, Hancock Road dated November 9, 1984" on file in the office of the commissioner of public works being Land Taking Plan No. 1/85.