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Posted on: June 29, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Arroyo Grande Fourth of July "Safe and Sane" Fireworks Discharge Allowable Only on July 4th

The discharge of “safe and sane” fireworks is limited to July 4th only.

In 2019, the Arroyo Grande City Council amended Chapter 8.08 of the Arroyo Grande Municipal Code related to the discharge of “safe and sane” fireworks.

“Safe and Sane” fireworks sales begin at 12 Noon June 28th and conclude at 12 Noon July 5th.  However, fireworks are permissible for discharge ONLY on July 4th.

Violations may be deemed a misdemeanor and violators may be assessed a fine up to $1,000.

Additionally, the Five Cities Five Authority released safety tips for using “safe and sane” fireworks on their website at

 FCFA Fireworks Press Release June 2020_Page_1

FCFA Fireworks Press Release June 2020_Page_2

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Bill Robeson, Acting City Manager

Whitney McDonald, Acting Deputy City Manager

Stephen C. Lieberman, Five Cities Fire Chief

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