Chapel Hill becomes first town in nation to ban cell phone use while driving

From the Charlotte Observer:

CHAPEL HILL Talking on a cell phone while driving in Chapel Hill becomes illegal June 1.

The town became the first in the nation to pass an ordinance outlawing talking on both hand-held and hands-free cell phones while driving. After two years of discussion on the issue, the council voted 5-4 Monday night.


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