Strawberry Fields……What was expected vs. What we got

When you don’t take yourself seriously, why should anyone else?

Some outside groups know we lack the apparatuses to enforce our own standards and in knowing this, they can get away with what Strawberry Fields is getting away with. It’s a familiar story in these parts of the country. A developer claims to be constructing something of good aesthetic, structure, and with quality materials. What ultimately emerges is the least amount of effort humanly possible.

Consider the rendering of what was proposed for the first medicinal marijuana dispensary

Does that look anything like what you drive past everyday?

This photo was taken while they were doing renovations, but the final product doesn’t look much different.

What a shame.