State Rep. William ‘Smitty’ Pignatelli, left, state Sen. Benjamin B. Downing and David Roche, chairman of the Lenox Board of Selectmen,
State Rep. William ‘Smitty’ Pignatelli, left, state Sen. Benjamin B. Downing and David Roche, chairman of the Lenox Board of Selectmen, participate in a panel discussion titled ‘Local Government: Making the System Work for You,’ in the Sedgwick Reading Room at the Lenox Public Library on Sunday. (Photos by Gillian Jones / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)