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Salisbury Launches "City Helper" on Amazon Echo Dot

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SALISBURY, Md.- Alexa can now answer specific questions about the city of Salisbury. The Alexa skill, Salisbury City Helper, allows users to ask anything that the city has public information on.

Mayor Jake Day says the reason behind the launch of this program is to not only help average citizens, but citizens with limited mobility. 

"Our blind citizens, our citizens that may lack internet access,  our citizens that lack phone access,  our citizens that lack mobility, there's got to be a way to provide the same access of information - regardless what their limitation may be," says Day.

People can ask about bus routes, voter information, crime statistics, trash services, and much more. Day says there are many different ways to frame questions, and Alexa will answer them.

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