Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
SECTION 1. Notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, the town of Nantucket, acting by and through its board of selectmen, may release the open space restriction on a certain parcel in the town of Nantucket located at 1 Miacomet road, shown as parcel 345 on assessors’ map 67 and use the parcel for any lawful general municipal purpose. The portion of said parcel 345 that may be released from such restriction contains 20,806 square feet and is shown as "Lot A" on a plan entitled "Exhibit A Plan in Nantucket, Mass., Prepared for Town of Nantucket," dated January 18, 2008, prepared by Blackwell & Associates, Inc. which is on file in the Nantucket planning office.
SECTION 2. In consideration for and as a condition of the release authorized in section 1, the town of Nantucket shall transfer 3 lots used for general municipal use and located within parcels 680 and 679 on said assessors’ map 67 at 5 and 7 Miacomet road, respectively, either to the conservation commission or the Nantucket Islands Land Bank, to be used for conservation and open space purposes. The lots, totaling 25,961 square feet, are shown as "Lots B, C and D" on said plan prepared for the town by Blackwell & Associates.
SECTION 3. If the land released pursuant to section 1 ceases to be used for the purposes described in said section 1, the land shall revert to the town of Nantucket and be dedicated to open space.
SECTION 4. This act shall take effect upon its passage.
Approved November 13, 2009.