2019 Illegal Fireworks Enforcement Campaign

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Illegal Fireworks Public Safety Announcement from Chief Collins and Chief Wise

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Fireworks Facts to Remember:

  • The City of Ceres has a ZERO tolerance for illegal fireworks.
  • You can report illegal fireworks by calling the phone hotline or emailing the email hotline (listed on the flier and the Press Release).
  • The phone and email hotlines will be staffed starting July 1, 2019.
  • DO NOT CALL 911 TO REPORT ILLEGAL FIREWORKS!
  • You can surrender illegal fireworks on July 1st, 2nd & 3rd at the Fire Station on Third Street.  No questions asked.
  • The fine for possession of illegal fireworks is $1,000.00.
  • The City has many Veterans who suffer from PTSD.  Respect them.  
  • We want everyone to have a safe and fun 4th of July. 


5-30-19 Press Release, 4th of July Task Force