AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TOWN OF ANDOVER TO ENTER INTO CERTAIN AGREEMENTS AND TO CONVEY AND ACCEPT CERTAIN INTEREST IN REAL ESTATE.
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 chapter 30B and
chapter 41 of the General Laws or any other general or special law to the
contrary, the board of selectmen of the town of Andover and the conservation
commission of the town may grant and accept easements in real estate and
convey and accept conveyances of real estate lying between River road and the
Merrimack river as shown on plans entitled "Plan of Land in Andover,
Massachusetts", dated April 14, 1999 by Dana F. Perkins, Inc. and
"Subdivision and Easement Plan of Land in Andover, Massachusetts", dated
April 17, 1995 by Dana F. Perkins, Inc., on file in the office of the town
clerk. Said board of selectmen of said town and said conservation commission
enter into one or more agreements or ratify any existing agreement with the
trustees of Phillips Academy and the Greater Lawrence Regional Vocational High
School District, the agreements to include a management agreement with an
initial term of ten years and provisions for automatic renewal or
renegotiations, upon such terms as said board of selectmen and said
conservation commission deem to be in
the best interest of said town. The
management agreement shall include terms for monitoring and controlling access
to the real property mentioned in this section.
The parcels of land to be conveyed by the town are currently used for open
This act shall take effect upon its passage.