What Was The First City In Broward County To Ban Texting While Driving?

A: Parkland, Florida, is the first city (and currently the only city) in Broward County to ban texting while driving. City commissioners approved the ban in a unanimous vote in September 2009 and took a final vote on October 7, 2009.  Under the ban, violators who text message while driving could be fined up to $100.

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