SALT LAKE COUNTY — The Unified Fire Authority has recommended firework restrictions that will be enforced in Salt Lake County throughout the Independence Day and Pioneer Day holidays.
According to a press release from the Unified Fire Authority, fireworks can be discharged between July 1 and July 7 as well as between July 21 and July 24. Fireworks can be discharged between 11 a.m. and 11 p.m. on those nights, except on July 4 and July 24, when the time frame is extended until midnight.
According to the press release, fireworks are prohibited in some areas due to fire hazards. The release also said fireworks should be discontinued during times of high wind, precipitation or other adverse weather.
An interactive map showing fireworks restrictions in Salt Lake County can be found at UFA’s website.
The UFA provided the following tips and facts regarding fireworks safety: