Cell phone driver

Ada County officials are moving forward with a hands-free driving ordinance, not long after the Meridian City Council passed the Treasure Valley’s first ban on hand-held cellphone use while driving. While Ada County’s ordinance isn’t written yet, the political will to institute the ban has become apparent in the commission chambers, writes Idaho Press reporter Thomas Plank. All three commissioners have expressed a desire to enact a ban similar to Meridian’s, if not stricter.

You can read Plank's full story here at idahopress.com (subscription required), or pick up Saturday's edition of the Idaho Press.

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