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Fountain Inn Texting and Driving Ban Passes

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Texting While Driving Ban Passes Second and Final Reading in Fountain Inn Texting While Driving Ban Passes Second and Final Reading in Fountain Inn
The Fountain Inn City Council has passes the second and final reading of a texting and driving ban Thursday night.

The City Council passed the ban as it was presented in the second reading unanimously Thursday night in Fountain Inn City Hall.

Eddie Case, a city administrator with Fountain Inn, says there were no changes from the first reading.

Fountain Inn is adopting a similar citation scale to the City of Greenville, which adopted a texting and driving ban that went into effect April 1st; $100 for the first offense, $200 for the second offense and $300 for the third offense.

The texting and driving ban will go into effect on June 1st.

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