Fireworks Reminder and Safety
NOTICE ABOUT FIREWORKS –
As the 4th of July nears, please remember that there are virtually no locations in Upper Southampton where fireworks can be legally discharged.
Our Police Department will be increasing patrols and enforcement through the holiday. Please remember the following important reminders when celebrating this year:
- Fireworks cannot be discharged within 150 feet of any structure, regardless of whether a person is inside.
- Discharging fireworks is prohibited on all public property, including streets, parks, schools and open spaces.
- Fireworks cannot be discharged within or toward a motor vehicle or building, or directed toward another person, or by anyone under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
- Fireworks cannot be discharged on private property without express permission of the property owner.
- Consumer fireworks can only by purchased, possessed or used by a person 18 years of age or older.
HAVE A HAPPY, HEALTHY AND SAFE HOLIDAY WEEKEND!