AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE CONVEYANCE BY THE TOWN OF ROWLEY OF CERTAIN CONSERVATION LAND.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
The town of Rowley, acting
through its conservation commission, may convey a
parcel of land containing 16,204 square feet of land to the Perley Marina
Trust and currently held in conservation by the town and the conservation
under section 8C of chapter 40 of the General Laws and described in
section 2 in
for the conveyances by the Perley Marina Realty Trust and one Lynda M. Kubik to
town of two parcels of land, one containing five acres and
in section 2 to be held and used for conservation purposes and one
containing 3,544 square feet of land and described in section 3 to be used
only for purposes appurtenant to the landing and launching ramp owned by the
town on the Rowley river.
The parcel to be conveyed to the town of
Rowley through its conservation commission by the Perley Marina Realty Trust is
five acres in size and is shown as Parcel-3 on a plan of land entitled "Plan
of Land in Rowley, Massachusetts Prepared for Town of Rowley", in this act
called "the plan", drawn by AA
Associates, dated June 15, 1998 and to be recorded with the several deeds
described in this act. This parcel shall be used for conservation purposes.
The additional parcel to be conveyed to the town of
Rowley is approximately 3,544 square feet in size, fronts on the Rowley river
is shown as Parcel-1 on the plan. This parcel shall be
used only for purposes related to the maintenance and use of the town of
landing and launching ramp and facilities located next to the parcel on the
The parcel to be conveyed by the town of
Rowley to the Perley Marina Realty Trust contains approximately 16,204 square
land and is shown as Parcel-2 on the plan.
The conveyance described in this act is authorized if the
value of Parcel-2 is equal to or less than the combined
values of Parcel-1 and Parcel-3 as shown by professional appraisals prepared
the town of Rowley. The inspector general shall review and comment on the
appraisals and the appraisal and comment shall include an examination of the
methodology utilized for the appraisals. The town of Rowley shall, 30 days
to the execution of any deed conveying said Parcel-2,
submit to the inspector general the deeds together
with the proposed deeds to Parcel-1 and Parcel-3 to be exchanged for
Parcel-2. The inspector general shall prepare a report of his review
the deeds and file the report with the house and senate committees on
affairs at least 15 days prior to the execution.
The town of Rowley shall pay for the preparation of the
deeds and appraisals
necessary to effectuate the transaction authorized by this act.
This act shall take effect upon