Fireworks, both safe and sane as well as aerial displays can be utilized in any safe use except the following:
- If an individual(s) use of any fireworks in any setting causes a fire to break out; you can and will be held liable for any damages and costs associated with suppression of that fire(s).
- If you live within 75 feet of an undeveloped lot or property in a residential neighborhood or area, ALL fireworks are banned from use in these areas within a 75-foot proximity of such property.
- If you live within 200 feet of ANY undeveloped and urban interface area; this is any area that is next to the foothills, large areas of undeveloped property, or agriculture fields. ALL fireworks are banned from use in these areas within a 200-foot proximity of such property.
The State of Utah regulates the days and hours of the day when fireworks can be discharged. Review the following regulations:
- July 2 through July 5, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. On July 4, hours are extended until midnight.
- July 22 through July 25, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. On July 24, hours are extended until midnight.
- December 31- Jan 1, 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.- If New Year's Eve is on a Sunday and the municipality determines to celebrate New Year's Eve on the prior Saturday (Dec 30), then a person may discharge class C common state approved explosives on that prior Saturday within the municipality.
- Chinese New Year's Eve- 11 a.m. - 1 a.m. the following day
Always have a fire extinguisher available and make sure your smoke detectors are operating properly!!