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@reddeercounty, Red Deer County’s Twitter community, has now reached the 4000 follower mark, and continues to grow. Launched in April of 2010, @reddeercounty has become a valuable news source for residents and business owners alike, sharing upcoming event details, programs and deadlines, road reports, and emergency and severe weather updates.Twitter exists under the online social media umbrella, with the likes of Youtube, Facebook, and many other emerging social tools. Using just 140 characters per message, information can be shared instantaneously to a community of followers, who in turn can respond to, interact with, and share with their own audience. Twitter allows users to stay connected to information sources that apply to them.“Residents and businesses can receive County updates directly to their computer or mobile device. It’s great to see this level of interaction and connection within our community“, notes Red Deer County Communications Manager, Tyler Harke. “We are actively sharing current County news, events, and program information through our twitter account, and we encourage all interested residents to join us.”Stay connected – twitter.com/reddeercounty