The city of Midland City Council passed the ordinance not allowing texting while driving in Midland City Limits. It will go into effect October 1st. all use of wireless communication devices including, calls, texts, use of any applications or any use on a wireless device within city limits will be penalized with a fine of five hundred dollars! Read the ordinance here! 

http://www.midlandtexas.gov/DocumentCenter/View/2000