With the 4th of July fast approaching, just a reminder for residents about the Town of Santa Claus’ fireworks ordinance.

PUBLIC PEACE AND SAFETY 17

FIREWORKS
Sections: 3.75.010 Use of Fireworks
          3.75.020 Penalty
3.75.010 Use of Fireworks.
The use of consumer fireworks within the Town of Santa Claus, is prohibited except on the following dates at the following times:
  1.  Between the hours of 5:00 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. from June 29 through July 3 and July 5 through July 9;
  2.  At any time on July 4;
  3.  Between the hours of 10:00 a.m. on December 31 and 1:00 a.m. on January 1; and,
  4.  At and on days of special town events at times, as designated and approved by the Town Council.
3.75.020 Penalty. Any person who uses fireworks at any time besides the times set out above shall be fined in the sum of not less than $50.00 and not more than $500.00.
(Ord. 2011-07)