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Fireworks

   Safety and Frequently Asked Questions

 Q:
Are fireworks legal in Fullerton?
 A:



On November 6, 2012, Fullerton voters approved Measure X, which adopted Ordinance No. 3183 establishing the sale and use of safe and sane fireworks. City Council adopted Resolution No. 2014-08 on February 4, 2014, which established rules for the sale and use of safe and sane fireworks within the City of Fullerton.

Q:

Where can I purchase Safe & Sane Fireworks in Fullerton and which non-profit will be represented?
A:

  Organization Address Vendor
 1  United Pentecostal Church of Fullerton 1040 E Bastanchury Rd TNT
 2  K.C. Services 2450 E Chapman Ave Phantom
 3  Future in Humanity 1930 N Placentia TNT
 4  Orangethorpe Learning Center  1845 W Orangethorpe Phantom
 5  Fullerton Pop Warner Football 1235 N Harbor TNT
 6  Fullerton College Women's Soccer 2420 E Chapman TNT
 7  Sunset Lane Educational Foundation 1521 S Harbor TNT
 8  Temple Beth Tikvah 1304 S Harbor TNT
 9  First Baptist Church of Fullerton 2850 Brea Blvd TNT
 10  Fullerton Cares Autism Foundation 130 Imperial Hwy TNT
 11  Golden Hill Little League 3336 Yorba Linda TNT
 12  Fullerton Pony Baseball 2920 Yorba Linda TNT
 13  Sunny Hills High School Men's Soccer 2291 W Malvern TNT
 14  Boys & Girls Club 914 W Orangethorpe TNT
 15  Indigenous Youth / First Assembly of God 4100 N Harbor Phantom

Q:
When can I start buying Safe and Sane fireworks in Fullerton?
A:

Safe and Sane fireworks sales may be sold beginning on July 1st through July 3rd from noon till 10:00 p.m. Sales may continue on July 4th from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Individual organizations may set their own hours within these parameters.

Q:
When can I set off Safe and Sane fireworks in Fullerton?
A:
Safe and Sane fireworks can only be used and discharged on July 4 from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Q:
What is the minimum age to buy and use Safe and Sane fireworks?
A:
You must be at least 16 years of age to purchase and discharge Safe and Sane fireworks.

Q:
Can I set off Safe and Sane fireworks at our schools and parks?
A:
No. Fireworks are not permitted at our public schools and parks.

Q:

Are there areas where fireworks are not allowed especially as it pertains to Fire Hazard Zones in Fullerton?
A:



Yes, a map indicating where sales and discharge of fireworks is prohibited will be distributed to all customers at the firework stand. While the map shows specific boundaries, these areas are generally known as the Brea Dam Recreational areas and the Coyote Hills areas. Furthermore, maps will be made available at the point of sales at each booth as well as on the City’s website.

Q:

Can I bring my Safe and Sane fireworks to the city-wide Fireworks show at Fullerton High School on July 4th?
A:

No fireworks of any kind will be permitted inside the city-wide Fireworks show at Fullerton High School on July 4th.

Q:
What number should I call in the event of emergencies during the 4th of July?
A:


For emergencies or to report illegal possession and/or discharge of fireworks in unauthorized areas, please call 9-1-1. The City plans include CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) patrols of our hill areas which are also high fire areas.




Fireworks Lottery


Thank you for your interest in the sales of safe and sane fireworks in the City of Fullerton. On November 6, 2012, Fullerton voters approved Measure X, which adopted Ordinance No. 3183 establishing the sale and use of safe and sane fireworks. City Council adopted resolution No. 2014-08 on February 4, 2014, which established rules for the sale and use of safe and sane fireworks within the City of Fullerton.

The fireworks sales application process has two phases: 1) application for fireworks stand lottery drawing and 2) application for fireworks stand sales permit.
Phase 1 – Fireworks Lottery Application

Any group wishing to sell fireworks must first submit a completed application for the fireworks lottery drawing to the City Clerk's Office. The City will issue permits for up to 15 fireworks sales stands – one stand per qualified non-profit organization as defined in this application packet. Those organizations awarded a fireworks sales stand through the lottery drawing must then complete the second phase of the application process to obtain a fireworks sales permit. The Lottery Application period begins Monday, March 3, 2014 and closes at the end of business Monday, March 31, 2014. A representative of the non-profit group must submit the lottery application in person. The City will hold the lottery drawing on Tuesday, April 15, 2014. For more info contact the City Clerk's Office at 714.738.6350.

Phase 2 – Fireworks Stand Permit Application

Those organizations awarded a fireworks stand in the lottery, must then submit a fully completed permit application, in person, to the Fire Department by June 5, 2014.

Should you have any other questions regarding permits, please refer to the City’s website at www.cityoffullerton.com or contact the Fire Department at 714.738.6500.
 

Fireworks Lottery Update

      Awarded Fireworks Stand Permit Application
 
      Results from April 15, 2014


Lottery Slot

Organization Name

1

United Pentecostal Church of Fullerton

2

K.C. Services

3

Future in Humanity

4

Orangethorpe Learning Center

5

Fullerton Pop Warner Football

6

Fullerton College Women's Soccer

7

Sunset Lane Educational Foundation

8

Temple Beth Tikvah

9

First Baptist Church of Fullerton

10

Fullerton Cares Autism Foundation

11

Golden Hill Little League

12

Fullerton Pony Baseball

13

Sunny Hills High School Men's Soccer

14

Boys & Girls Club

15

Indigenous Youth / First Assembly of God

Alternates

Organization Name

1

For His Glory Church

2

Laguna Road School

3

Eastside Christian

4

Troy High School JROTC

5

Knights of Columbus

 

City of Fullerton

City Clerk’s Office
303 W. Commonwealth Avenue
Fullerton, CA 92832
(714) 738-6350


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