There are new regulations in regards to the storage, transportation, handling, and use of flammable liquids, combustibles, FIREWORKS and explosives.
— Licensed retailers and community groups will be allowed to sell the fireworks out of permanent structures to adults between June 1 and July 8, and again between Dec. 10 and Jan. 3.
— They will be allowed to sell from temporary structures, such as tents, from June 13 to July 8.
— Fireworks can be set off from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. on June 1 to July 8 and again on Dec. 10 to Jan. 3 each year, but with some expanded hours on certain dates.
— Those expanded hours will be between 9 a.m. and 11 p.m. July 4 and the Saturday and Sunday before and after it; between 9 a.m. Dec. 31 and 12:30 a.m. Jan. 1; and between 9 a.m. and 11 p.m. on the Saturday and Sunday before and after Dec. 31.
Please read Senate File 489 for additional information Senate File 489 – enrolled
Prior to setting off any fireworks within city limits, contact your local city office. Fireworks are NOT allowed in O’Brien County parks.