CHAPTER 170

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 56

AN ACT TO ALLOW FOR THE EXCHANGE OF LANDS LOCATED IN THE CITY OF DOVER, KENT COUNTY, DELAWARE, BETWEEN THE STATE OF DELAWARE AND DORIS R. DORZBACK AND DONNA D. STONE.

WHEREAS, the State of Delaware is the owner of the certain lands situated in the City of Dover, Kent County, Delaware, such lands lying on the easterly side of Kings Highway between Loockerman and Division Streets, and sharing common boundaries with the abovementioned property, as appears of record in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds for Kent County in Deed Record Book T, Volume 34, Page 259; and

WHEREAS, Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone are the owners of certain lands situated in the City of Dover, Kent County, Delaware, such lands lying on the easterly side of Kings Highway between Loockerman and Division Streets and bounded on the north and east by lands of the state of Delaware, on the south by lands now or formerly of Joseph, Inc. and on the west by the easterly right-of- way line of Kings Highway, as appears of record in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds for Kent County in Deed Record Book C, Volume 31, Page 104; and

WHEREAS, the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control is desirous of constructing a walkway connecting the rear parking lot to the front entrance of the Richardson & Robbins building located on the aforesaid lands: and

WHEREAS, additional land is necessary to construct said walkway; and

WHEREAS, it would be advantageous to both the aforementioned property owners for the use and control of their lands to have their boundary lines adjusted through the exchange of small areas abutting the common boundary lines.

NOW THEREFORE:

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. The Governor and the Secretary of the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control of the State of Delaware, are hereby authorized, empowered and directed to execute and deliver, subject to the provisions of Section 2 and 3 hereof, in the name of the State, and under the Great Seal of the State of Delaware affixed by the Secretary of State, a deed to Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone for the following described lands and premises:

Parcel 1:

BEGINNING at a point on the easterly right- of-way line of Kings Highway, said point being located S 6' 30' W 75.05 feet from the intersection of the centerline of paving extended of Reed Street, with the easterly right- of-way line of Kings Highway.

Thence from said point of Beginning, along a new line now established separating the lands of Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone from lands of the State of Delaware, S 83° 30' E 81.24 feet to a point on the original property line between lands of the State of Delaware and lands of Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone, thence with same S 84° 40' W 83.00 feet to a point on the easterly right- of- way line of Kings Highway, thence with same N 6° 30' E 17.02 feet to the point of Beginning. Containing 691 square feet of land more or less.

Parcel 2:

BEGINNING at a point, a new corner for lands of the State of Delaware and lands of Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone, said point being located the three following described courses and distances from the intersection of the centerline of paving extended of Reed Street, with the easterly right-of- way line of Kings Highway, 1) along the easterly right• of- way line of Kings Highway S 6' 30' W 75.05 feet to a point on the new dividing line between lands of the State of Delaware and lands of Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone, thence with same, 2) S 83° 30' E 81.24 feet to a point, 3) 5 83' 30' E 82.58 feet to the point of Beginning, thence from said point of Beginning, along a new line now established separating the lands of Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone from lands of the State of Delaware S 10° 46' 25" E 75.64 feet to a point on the original property line between lands of the State of Delaware and lands of Lockwood C. Emmert thence with same, S 82° 39' 25" W 16.93 feet to a point, thence along the original property line between lands of the State of Delaware and lands now or formerly of Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone N 1° 59' E 76.52 feet to the point of Beginning. Containing 639 square feet of land more or less.300 Chapter 170

Section 2. The deed described in Section 1 shall be executed and delivered to the said Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone at such time that a deed in form acceptable to the Secretary of the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control is executed and delivered from the said Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone to the State of Delaware conveying a fee simple title to the following described lands and premises:

BEGINNING at a point on the original division line between the lands of Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone and lands a the State of Delaware, said point being located the two following described courses and distances from the intersection of the centerline of paving extended of Reed Street, with the easterly right- of- way of Kings Highway, 1) along the easterly right- of- way line of Kings Highway S 6° 30' W 75.05 feet to a point on the new dividing line between lands of the State of Delaware and lands of Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone thence with same, 2) S 83° 30' E 81.24 feet to the point of Beginning, thence from said point of Beginning along the original division line between the lands of Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone and lands of the State of Delaware N 84° 40' E 83.00 feet to a corner formed by the original division line between the lands of Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone and lands of the State of Delaware, thence along the original easterly division line S 1° 59' W 17.07 feet to a point, thence along a new line now established separating lands of the State of Delaware and lands of Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone N 83° 30' W 82.58 feet to the point of Beginning. Containing 703 square feet of land more or less.

Section 3. All expenses of preparation and recording incurred in connection with the deeds described in Sections 1 and 2 shall be borne by the said Doris R. Dorzback and Donna D. Stone; and in the event that the said deeds described herein are not executed and delivered within six months of the effective date of this Act, then the authorization herein shall be null and void.

Approved July 12, 1985.