Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. The conservation commission of the town of Harvard is hereby authorized to transfer to the board of selectmen of said town the care, custody, control and management of its rights to harvest timber, build and maintain structures and use motor vehicles on a certain portion of the town forest shown as Parcel 13 on Harvard Assessor's Map 13 and lying within a one hundred foot radius of The Village Nursery School's well, the location of which is shown on a plan entitled "Site Plan of Land in Harvard, Mass. prepared for Village Nursery School" Scale 1" = 20' dated February 1995, revised February 28, 1995, which plan is on file in the office of the town clerk of said town of Harvard.
SECTION 2. Notwithstanding the provisions of chapter thirty B of the General Laws or any other general or special law to the contrary, the board of selectmen of the town of Harvard is hereby authorized to grant, sell or convey the rights described in section one, in the form of a well protection restriction, to The Village Nursery School, Inc., in consideration of a trail easement of approximately twenty feet in width in a location to be determined along the northerly portion of the lot to be acquired by said Village Nursery School, Inc., adjacent to the town forest and shown as Lot 62 on Harvard Assessor's Map 13, and linking the portion of the town forest described in section one to the 2.2 acre portion of the town forest on Poor Farm road lying to the west of said Village Nursery School site shown on the site plan referred to in section one.
SECTION 3. The conservation commission is hereby authorized to change the use of all or part of the land within that portion of the town forest described in section one.
SECTION 4. This act shall take effect upon its passage.