Governor Deval Patrick's Budget Recommendation - House 1 Fiscal Year 2012

Governor's Budget Recommendation FY 2012

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Additional Historic Curatorship Properties

SECTION 29.   Section 44 of chapter 85 of the acts of 1994, as most recently amended by sections 1 and 2 of chapter 164 of the acts of 2009, is hereby further amended by inserting after the words "Horseneck Beach State Reservation" the following words:- , Officer's Quarters at Fort Revere in the town of Hull, Gatekeeper's House at Maudslay State Park, Gates House at Wachusett Mountain State Reservation, Blue Farmhouse and garage and associated barns 3, 4 and 5 at 215 Cold Spring Road and Red Farmhouse and shed at 220 Cold Spring Road at Spectacle Pond in the town of Sandisfield, the McKay House at Willowdale State Forest, 57 Dedham Street, Hyde Park district of the city of Boston, Speedway Administration Building, Brighton district of the city of Boston, the Police Substation on Furnace Brook Parkway in the city of Quincy, the Compressor Building at Quincy Quarries in the Blue Hills Reservation, any of the Peddocks Cottages on Peddocks Island in the Boston Harbor Islands National Park Area, 3 Wompatuck Cottages in Wompatuck State Park, Stress House 1 at Neponset River Reservation, and notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, the Schooner Ernestina and a portion of the New Bedford State Pier to provide sufficient berthing space.

This section adds several properties to the historic curatorship program of the Department of Conservation and Recreation, by which DCR enters into long term leases through competitive procurements with a curator who pays rent in the form of services, specifically the rehabilitation and maintenance of the property.

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