Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Harrisonville Police Ordinance Regarding Fireworks

We want to join all of our citizens in celebrating Independence Day and would like to remind everyone to be safe while using and enjoying fireworks! 

We have received several inquiries on the city ordinance regarding the use of fireworks within the city limits. It is referenced below. 


  • Section 205.220 Ord. No. 3235 §1, 8-5-2013
No person shall discharge any fireworks within the corporate limits of the City without a permit except during the period of July 1 to July 4. No fireworks shall be discharged during this period except between the hours of 7:00 A.M. and 10:00 P.M. on July 1 through July 3 and 7:00 A.M. to 12:00 Midnight on July 4.


  • Section 205.240 Ord. No. 3235 §1, 8-5-2013
No person or persons shall sell or discharge bottle rockets as defined herein within the corporate limits of the City of Harrisonville. "Bottle rocket" is defined as an aerial fireworks device that has a wood, bamboo, or plastic stick attached and has an overall length of less than eighteen (18) inches.