Sunday, June 19, 2016
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During the upcoming July 4th holiday weekend, Garden Grove Police and Fire Departments will be looking out for illegal fireworks activities, and enforcing the City’s municipal code on fireworks. Using or possessing illegal fireworks, including misusing or tampering with legal ones, carries a $1,000 administrative fine.

Police patrols will again focus on high-activity illegal fireworks areas including Twin Lakes Park, Garden Grove Park, and the Buena-Clinton neighborhood.

All city parks will close by 5:00 p.m. on July 4. Park tennis courts, basketball courts, and softball fields will also be locked by 5:00 p.m. Park sprinkler systems will be activated at 6:00 p.m.

In accordance with Garden Grove Municipal Code firework regulations, discharge of safe and sane fireworks is permissible on private property only.

For more information, please call the Garden Grove Fireworks Hotline at (714) 741-5270, or visit the Fire Department's Fireworks Safety Effort page . To report illegal fireworks, call (714) 741-5704. To report an injury or fire, call 9-1-1.