- Purchase your fireworks from a reliable source
- Always read and follow the label directions.
- Have an adult present.
- Use outdoors only.
- Always have water handy (a garden hose or bucket).
- Never experiment or make your own fireworks
- Light only one firework at a time.
- Never re-light a “dud” firework (wait 15 to 20 minutes then soak it in a bucket of water).
- Never give fireworks to small children.
- Dispose of fireworks properly by soaking them in water and then disposing of them in your trashcan.
- Never throw or point fireworks at other people.
- Never carry fireworks in your pocket.
- Never shoot fireworks in metal or glass containers.
- The shooter should always wear eye protection and never have any part of their body over the firework.
- Stay away from illegal explosives.
Remember: NO ICE IS SAFE ICE!
Conditions on all ice can change in an instant. Heed warning messages and stay off frozen waterways if possible.
Day Burning Permits
No person shall ignite an open fire, other than a small fire for cooking or warmth, from two hours after sunrise until two hours before sunset during the period from April 1 to October 31, which is the Fire Season.
Please call 613-332-2442 for more information.