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Rules Surrounding Consumer Fireworks Usage in Marion

Post Date:06/19/2020 11:01 AM

As Independence Day approaches, please be aware of Marion's rules surrounding the purchase and use of consumer grade fireworks.

Fireworks may be purchased and used only by persons 18 years of age or older.

The use of consumer fireworks is allowed within Marion city limits on the following dates/times:

  • July 4                                Noon -11 p.m.
  • Dec. 31/ Jan. 1                  6 p.m.-12:30 a.m.

Fireworks may be used:

  • On the user's property
  • On the property of someone who has given permission to discharge fireworks on their property

Fireworks may NOT be used in public parks.

To report fireworks usage outside of these parameters, call the Marion Police Department's non-emergency line at 319-377-1511. 

Any other dates and times are authorized by permit only.


Marion Fire Department and the Iowa Department of Public Safety offer these firework safety reminders. 




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