Crowdsourcing the mayor’s whereabouts

Mayor Anthony Silva has toned down his populist rabble-rousing. But there are still problems with his conduct. One is that he disappears for hours, even days at a time.

Apart from his executive assistant, a loyalist, nobody in City Hall knows where he is during these absences. Or whether he is doing the public business.

Bill Reis-Knight has a great idea: ”We need an app. ”Where’s the Mayor” for iPhone and Android. Snap a pic, or not, and tell folks where the Mayor has been spotted. anonymously.”

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