News release from the City of Parsons:
PARSONS, KS — As we approach the Fourth of July holiday,residents are reminded of the Parsons City Ordinances regarding fireworks salesand discharges. Fireworks can only be sold and enjoyed in the city of Parsonsfrom June 30 to July 4 from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.
They are not allowed any city-ownedproperty, including parks or streets. The City asks that after your fireworkscelebrations that you dispose of the remnants properly.
In addition, residents should observe some simplewarnings to keep their families and homes safe during the celebrations. Thesetips are provided by the National Council on Fireworks Safety:
The City of Parsonsoffices will be closed in observance of Independence Day on Thursday, July 4. (Trash routes will run on Friday, July 5 in the First Ward.)
The City invites you to celebrate our nation's heritageon the Fourth of July, but celebrate safely.