In advance of fireworks season the Bristol Township Police Department is warning its residents about the laws regarding their use within the boundaries of the township.
Police officials say the following:
No fireworks displays are permitted within 150 fee of an occupied structure.
No fireworks displays are permitted on public and/or private property without a township permit.
No fireworks displays are permitted on any properties owned by Bristol Township or Bristol Township School District.
Anyone violating these restrictions will face maximum fines up to $1,000.00 plus court cost for summary offenses:
Bristol Township Ordinance – Disorderly Practices
Bristol Township Ordinance – Littering
International Fire Code – Explosives and Fireworks