AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TOWN OF BARNSTABLE TO TRANSFER CONTROL OF A CERTAIN PARCEL OF LAND HELD FOR CONSERVATION PURPOSES TO THE WEST BARNSTABLE FIRE DISTRICT.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Notwithstanding the provisions of any general or special
law to the contrary the town of Barnstable may
the fee or a lesser interest in a certain portion of land, held
by said town for conservation purposes, to the West Barnstable fire district
for the purpose of production of water as a public water supply. Said transfer
is to be made in conjunction with the acquisition by said town of Barnstable of
certain other land in the immediate vicinity for conservation purposes, and the
proceeds paid by the West Barnstable fire district to the town of Barnstable
for the transfer hereby authorized may be used by the said town without further
appropriation for funding, paying debt incurred for or replacing funds utilized
from other town accounts for the purpose of acquiring said alternate
Said land is described in an Easement registered with the land
registration office in said town of Barnstable, as Document Number 707380,
with Certificate of Title 76207, and is shown on plan of land entitled
"Easement Plan of Land in (WEST) BARNSTABLE, MASS. Prepared for WEST
BARNSTABLE FIRE DISTRICT WATER COMMISSION over a portion of Lot 2 shown on
Land Court Plan 34248A Scale 1" - 100' August 17, 1993" a copy of which is
attached thereto as Exhibit "A".
This act shall take effect upon its passage.