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West Valley City Fireworks Regulations
West Valley City Municipal Code 17-24-112 Discharge of Fireworks Restricted:
It shall be unlawful to discharge any fireworks within 100 feet of temporary stands, LPG flammable liquid, or gas storage and dispensing units.
It shall be unlawful to discharge any fireworks with in 20 feet of any residence, dwelling or other structure.
It shall be unlawful to discharge any fireworks in any area west of SR-111 in West Valley City.
Except as provided in title 4, it shall be unlawful to discharge any fireworks on property owned by West Valley City.
In addition to the restrictions enacted, the use of fireworks is prohibited in the following locations:
Along the Jordan River Parkway, and on any property adjacent to the parkway
Along 6400 West from 4700 South to 5400 South, and all properties immediately adjacent to ATK
All West Valley City parks and properties
Within 100 feet of any of the irrigation canals in the City
The Unified Fire Authority has also compiled an
showing the restricted areas around the entire county.
We appreciate the cooperation and help with these critical safety issues.
Fireworks Safety Tips
West Valley City wants to make sure you have a fun and safe holiday season. If you see misuse of fireworks please contact West Valley Police at
Always follow the recommendations of the firework manufacturer.
Keep a 30 foot clearance area in all directions from the base of the device, with unimpeded clearance over head (Trees, awnings, etc.).
Have a bucket of water nearby to place spent fireworks in for at least 12 hours before discarding into a garbage can.
Parents are strongly encouraged to supervise children while using fireworks, and no one under
Should a firework misfire or not light, do not attempt to re-ignite and do not place in water.
Never use fireworks during windy conditions or near fields areas.
Brace all aerial cakes with noncombustible weight items to avoid tipping.
Utah State Regulations
Class “C” fireworks can be sold on the following dates:
June 23 - July 27
December 29 - December 31
Two days before and on Chinese New Year’s Eve
Fireworks can be discharged on the following dates:
July 1 - July 7
July 21 - July 27
December 31 - January 1
Discharge Between the hours of 11 a.m. 11 p.m. except as noted:
July 4: hours extended to midnight
July 24: hours extended to midnight
December 31: 11 a.m. - 1 a.m. January 1
Chinese New Year’s Eve: 11 a.m. - 1 a.m. the following day
More information is available on the
Utah Fire Marshal Website
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Juvenile Fire Setter Program
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