The State is working to remind you about the state's tough new texting-while-driving law:
New electronic signs are up along the Thruway warning the penalties -- 5 points and a $150 fine.
Governor Cuomo says too many inexperienced driver are getting into acident because they are busy texting.. shari smtih wham 1180 news
And he says unsafe habits can be changed over time.
Other new signs will tell drivers they are approaching rest areas and parking areas where they can pull over and text.