Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. Notwithstanding the provisions of sections forty E to forty J, inclusive, of chapter seven of the General Laws, the commissioner of the division of capital planning and operations is hereby authorized to convey to the town of Easton, by deed approved as to form by the attorney general, a drainage easement in a certain parcel of land acquired and used for conservation and recreation purposes and under the care and control of the department of environmental management, located in said town of Easton, subject to such terms and conditions as said commissioner may prescribe in consultation with the department of environmental management.
Said easement is bounded and described as follows:
Beginning at a point on the easterly sideline of Massapoag Avenue, 1939 layout, said point being 1750 feet, more or less, southerly of the Sharon town line along said sideline of Massapoag Avenue;
thence, N 80<= 28' 07" E a distance of 125 feet to a point;
thence, S 12<= 56' 55" E a distance of 25.04 feet to a point;
thence, S 80<= 28' 07" W a distance of 125 feet to a point on the easterly sideline of Massapoag Avenue;
thence, N 12<= 56' 55" W a distance of 25.04 feet along said sideline to the point of beginning.
Containing 3125 square feet, more or less.
Said easement is shown on a plan of land entitled "Plan of Easement in Easton, Massachusetts" dated October eleventh, nineteen hundred and ninety, prepared for the town of Easton by Hayward-Boynton & Williams, Inc. of the city of Brockton.
SECTION 2. Consideration for conveyance of the drainage easement described in section one shall be established by said commissioner in consultation with the department of environmental management. All costs associated with the conveyance shall be borne by the town of Easton.
SECTION 3. In the event installation of the drainage structures within the easement area has not occurred within two years of conveyance of the easement to the town of Easton, the interest conveyed shall revert to the commonwealth and said conveyance shall be null and void.
SECTION 4. The more precise configuration of the easement area described in section one shall be shown on the plan of land referenced in said section one, as such plan is further revised, if necessary, and recorded with the Bristol County registry of deeds. In the event the easement area so described in this act contradicts or is inconsistent with such area as shown upon said plan, then said plan and any subsequent plan of record shall control as to the accuracy and correctness of such description.