Technology said to reach additional audiences; Some remain skeptical
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Pat Klein, the constituent services coordinator for Oro Valley, posts a message on the town's Twitter page. The town's page, @OroValleyAZGov, has gained about 180 followers since early February, when government started tweeting.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Governments, like The Town of Oro Valley, are trying social media such as Twitter and Facebook to get their messages out. Governments see these sites as simply another way to reach people.