AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TOWN OF READING TO TRANSFER CERTAIN PARK LAND TO HIGHWAY PURPOSES.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. The town of Reading acting by and through its board of
selectmen, is hereby authorized to convert the use of a
certain parcel of land presently used for park purposes, to roadway, non-park
non-conservation and general municipal purposes.
Said parcel of land being a portion of land situated on the southerly side of
Washington street between Ash street and Main street in said town and was
conveyed to the town by deed of Susan A. Martin, dated July 3, 1895 and
recorded in the southern district registry of deeds in the county of Middlesex
in Book 2456, Page 467 and
bounded and described as follows:
Beginning at the southeast corner of the intersection of Washington and Ash
Streets, thence by the boundary line easterly along Washington Street
S83<=-58'-20"E, 75.99', thence southerly along Main Street, S14<=-54'-40",
18.00', thence N48<=-31'-57"W, 20.32', thence N83<=-58'-20"W, 54.00', thence
northerly along Ash Street N17<=-50'-35"W, 6.56' to the point of beginning,
containing 553.59 square feet, more or less.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.