With Independence Day coming up quickly, we would like to put out a few reminders concerning fireworks:
o Typically, the use of consumer fireworks is permitted in the Township Sunday through Thursday from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. as well as Friday and Saturday from 4:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m.
o On July 3rd, 4th, and 5th the use of consumer fireworks is permitted in the Township from 4:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m.
o Consumer fireworks are not permitted to be ignited or discharged within 150 feet of an occupied structure
o Do not throw consumer fireworks from buildings or motor vehicles
o Do not ignite or discharge consumer fireworks at a motor vehicle, building, or another person
o Follow any other regulations set by Pennsylvania’s Act 43 of 2017 or the Township’s Fireworks Ordinance (links below)
o Violators will be subject to the penalties listed in the Township’s Fireworks Ordinance
o Fireworks complaints need to be called in to the Police Department at 724-863-8800 in order for a timely response
Links for additional information: