Emcee - Richard Tavelli
The fifth presentation focused on the pressing issue of regionalization and impact on delivery of public services, economic growth and the political changes that may occur.  The invited speakers were - 

Mayor Richard J. Alcombright, City of North Adams
State Representative Gail Cariddi, First Berkshire District
Selectman Richard Blanchard, Town of Adams
Chairman John Hockridge, Berkshire County Education Task Force