Important 4th of July "Safe and Sane" Fireworks Information
Hours of Discharge:
- July 1, 2022 9 AM - 10:00 PM
- July 2, 2022 9 AM - 10:00 PM
- July 3, 2022 9 AM - 10:00 PM
- July 4, 2022 9 AM - 11:00 PM
All discharges of Safe and Sane Fireworks MUST adhere to Lakeport Municipal Code Section 5.30.180, which states:
It shall be unlawful for any person to ignite, discharge, project or otherwise fire or use any safe and sane fireworks, or permit the ignition, discharge or projection thereof, upon or over or onto the property of another without his/her consent, or to ignite, discharge, project or otherwise fire or make use of any safe and sane fireworks within ten feet of any residence, dwelling or other structure used as a place of habitation by human beings.
Text the word FIREWORKS to 888777 for public safety information.
The sale and use of “safe & sane” fireworks in the Lakeport city limits is allowed because the voters of Lakeport approved ballot Measure C in 2009. The ballot measure was in response to the Lakeport City Council's decision in the spring of 2009 to ban the sale of fireworks. More background about the ballot measure, including the voting results, can be found here: https://ballotpedia.org/City_of_Lakeport_Fireworks...