Fishers, (Indiana) – Summer has officially arrived, and the warm evenings may seem ideal for the display of consumer fireworks. The City of Fishers has a local ordinance addressing the use of fireworks. It is highly recommended residents familiarize themselves with the specific types of fireworks as well as the dates and times in which fireworks can be displayed. The Fishers Police Department encourages the safe and lawful use of consumer fireworks. Voluntary compliance is appreciated; however, enforcement action may be taken for repeat and/or reckless violators.
§ 99.01 DEFINITION OF CONSUMER FIREWORK.
For purpose of this chapter, the following definition shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
(a) Aerial devices, which include sky rockets, missile type rockets, helicopter or aerial spinners, roman candles, mines, and shells;
(c) Firework devices containing combinations of the effects described in divisions (1)(a) and (b) above.
(a) Model rockets;
(c) Emergency signal flares;
(e) Fixed ammunition for firearms;
(g) Shells, cartridges, and primers for use in firearms, muzzle loading cannons, or small arms;
(i) M-80s, cherry bombs, silver salutes, and any device banned by the federal government.
(a) Dipped sticks or wire sparklers;
(c) Cone fountains;
(g) Flitter sparklers;
(i) Smoke devices; and
1. Party poppers;
5. Cigarette loads; and
(Ord. 041513C, passed 4-15-13)
§ 99.02 USE OF CONSUMER FIREWORKS WITHIN THE TOWN.
(A) Between the hours of 5:00 p.m. and two hours after sunset on June 29, June 30, July 1, July 2, July 3, July 5, July 6, July 7, July 8, and July 9;
(C) Between the hours of 10:00 a.m. on December 31 and 1:00 a.m. on January 1.
§ 99.03 SUPERVISED PUBLIC DISPLAYS.
§ 99.04 ENFORCEMENT.
§ 99.99 PENALTY.