Alex Torpey, newly-elected South Orange Village President, has already helped the police department fight flash mobs through the monitoring of Twitter feed, and initiating proactive Tweets. Is he a social media savvy Village President President super hero? It still remains to be seen, as he has only just taken office, but he’s off to a good start with posting his Trustee meeting overview on YouTube.
What if the mayors of other Baristaville towns, let’s say Montclair and Bloomfield, did this as well? Would you watch them? Are they photogenic enough to join the ranks of elected official talking heads?