City adopts state ‘driving with cellphone’ law

City council on Tuesday updates the ordinance pertaining to operators of motor vehicles who use their phones while driving.  The update proposed by councilmen Ken Smith and Darrin Ledford touches on the city’s early 20th century interest in regulating commercial users of its streets and boulevards.  By David Tulis / NoogaRadio 92.7 FM The ordinance passes on second reading, and reflects the Tennessee general assembly’s recent addition of this law to its “motor and other vehicles” statute at Tenn. Code Ann. § Title 55. The city already has a ban on use of cellphones by people under age 18 and … Continue reading City adopts state ‘driving with cellphone’ law