Fountain Inn Texting and Driving Ban Passes - WJBF-TV ABC 6 Augusta-Aiken News, Weather, Sports

Fountain Inn Texting and Driving Ban Passes

Posted: Updated:
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.

Related Stories:
Fountain Inn Texting and Driving Ban Passes First Reading

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • National Education Study Ranks NC In Top 10

    National Education Study Ranks NC In Top 10

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:51 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:51:32 GMT
    A study published by the American Legislative Exchange Council has ranked all of the states in the US in terms of education.
    A study published by the American Legislative Exchange Council has ranked all of the states in the US in terms of education.
  • Instagram page inspires travelers to post topless photos

    Instagram page inspires travelers to post topless photos

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-07-28 22:10:56 GMT
    Yosemite National Park, CA, "Topless Tour" Instagram photoYosemite National Park, CA, "Topless Tour" Instagram photo
    A popular Instagram page is featuring a unique look at scenic locations around the world."The Topless Tour" encourages people to upload topless photos of themselves posing in scenic landscapes.
    A popular Instagram page is featuring a unique look at scenic locations around the world."The Topless Tour" encourages people to upload topless photos of themselves posing in scenic landscapes.
  • Girl, 9, hit by plane on Venice beach dies from injuries

    Girl, 9, hit by plane on Venice beach dies from injuries

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 4:45 PM EDT2014-07-29 20:45:10 GMT
    Ommy Irizarry with daughter Oceana - Courtesy InstagramOmmy Irizarry with daughter Oceana - Courtesy Instagram
    9-year-old Oceana Irizzary, who was critically injured in the plane crash off Caspersen Beach in Venice on Sunday afternoon, has died.
    9-year-old Oceana Irizzary, who was critically injured in the plane crash off Caspersen Beach in Venice on Sunday afternoon, has died.
  • Most Viewed Stories on WSPA.com

Powered by WorldNow

1336 Augusta West Parkway
Augusta, GA 30909

Telephone: 706.722.6664
Email: talkback6@wjbf.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.