37 Interlaken in keeping with other visionary efforts

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To the editor:

I’ve been listening with curiosity to the varied opinions regarding 37 Interlaken Road (old DeSisto School) proposal and the impact some believe it will have on the town of Stockbridge.

Stockbridge and many of the surrounding communities are truly unique. We do not have to travel far before the character of surrounding counties begins to look very different from that of our own. It is the unique character of the Berkshires that makes us a destination for those who value the cultural amenities that so many other areas of the country seem to be lacking.

The towns of Stockbridge and Lenox have always had the opportunity to reject progress. As today, those before us were afforded the opportunity to “close the door” behind them and insulate themselves from the outside. Yet they did not. They chose a different path.

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