News release issued by the City of Parsons
PARSONS, KS — As we approach the Fourth of July holiday weekend, residents are reminded of the Parsons City Ordinances regarding fireworks sales and discharges. Fireworks can only be sold and enjoyed in the city of Parsons from June 30 to July 4 from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.
They are not allowed any city owned property, including parks or streets. The City asks that after your fireworks celebrations that you dispose of the remnants properly.
In addition, residents should observe some simple warnings to keep their families and homes safe during the celebrations. These tips are provided by the National Council on Fireworks Safety:
The City of Parsons offices will be closed in observance of Independence Day on Wednesday, July 4.
The City invites you to celebrate our nation's heritage on the Fourth of July, but celebrate safely.