— Green Bay is the latest city in Wisconsin to consider
banning cell phones for drivers.
Jerry Wiezbiskie says he's almost been hit several times
by someone talking on their cell phone while driving,
including his trip to City Hall Monday night.
is proposing an ordinance banning handheld use of
electronic devices while driving. Violators would face a
) reports the majority of Protection and Welfare Committee
members say the matter should be handled at the state
level, so there isn't a patchwork of local ordinances.
Council will vote in three weeks.
passed a similar ordinance earlier this year. Signs at the
city limits notify drivers of the ban.