Know the rules for fireworks in Edgerton

Kara Banks City News

Fireworks explode during the annul Community Picnic and Fireworks Show in Edgerton on July 3, 2019.

The Fourth of July is just around the corner. The City of Edgerton wants residents to remain safe and follow the rules and regulations for setting off fireworks.

Fireworks are allowed to be set off on July 3 between 10:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. and on July 4 from 10:00 a.m. until midnight.

Under municipal code, fireworks are not allowed to be discharged on public streets or alleys or in any public park. Bottle rockets are banned. Fireworks cannot be set off within 1,000 feet of any school or City building.

The City allows fireworks to be sold between June 27 and July 4, from 8:00 a.m. to midnight. Vendors must obtain a permit from the City and have an inspection prior to beginning sales.

Have a safe and fun Fourth of July!