Wed July 4, 2012


Wed June 27, 2012

Colorado Towns Cancel 4th of July Fireworks

4th of July Fireworks as seen over Golden, CO in 2009.
Steve Hicks Flickr - Creative Commons


Tue June 19, 2012

Fireworks: You Can Buy Them, Just Don't Light Them

Stephen Bradley and others with Bradley Fireworks, setting up for business in Greeley.
Erin O'Toole KUNC

In the days leading up to the fourth of July, authorities across Colorado say they’ll be working hard to enforce a ban on the private use of fireworks. Governor John Hickenlooper issued a statewide fire ban last week [.pdf]  including the personal use of most fireworks because of the extreme fire danger.

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Mon June 4, 2012

Larimer County Extends Open Fire Ban; Fireworks Not Included

Grace Hood

In the wake of the Hewlett Fire, which scorched 7,685 acres, Larimer County Commissioners have decided to extend open fire restrictions into the summer. However, the restrictions will not apply to the use and sale of fireworks.

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Thu May 31, 2012

Larimer County Considering Fireworks Ban

bayasaa/ Creative Commons

One week after Boulder County banned fireworks in unincorporated areas, Larimer County Commissioners are considering a similar measure due to fire danger.

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