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Firework sales kick off June 28
Residents of the Orange Belt will have little trouble finding a place where to purchase fireworks for this Fourth of July.
There are 35 locations spread out from the cities of Lindsay and Porterville to many county locations.
Sales in all areas begin at noon on June 28. For booths in the cities of Porterville and Lindsay, sales will end at 10 p.m. on July 4. For the booths in the county, sales can continue until midnight on the Fourth of July.
Residents are reminded they can use on Safe and Sane fireworks approved by the state fire marshal. In the city of Porterville, any other [illegal] fireworks can result in a citation and the fine is $1,500.
Teams made up of the Porterville Police Department’s Special Enforcement Team, Porterville Fire Investigators, Code Enforcement and Police Volunteers will be on the look-out for illegal fireworks on July 4. The patrols will focus specifically on illegal fireworks.
Booths are required to display all of the laws and regulations pertaining to the use of fireworks in a location visible to the public.
° Porterville High School Boosters, 283 W. Olive
° Porterville Kiwanis Club, 1355 W. Henderson
° Comision Honorifica, 368 E. Date
° Optimist Club of Porterville, 1310 W. Olive
° Boys & Girls Club of Porterville, 900 W. Henderson
° Monache Band Parents Association, 1155 W. Henderson
° First Assembly of God Church, 56 D St.
° Leadership Porterville, 1250 W. Henderson
° Granite Hills High School Football, 1262 W. Henderson
° Porterville Historical Society, 305 E. Olive
° Porterville Church of God, 825-977 W. Henderson
° Porterville Emblem Club #82, 1594 W. Olive
° Mariachi Academy for Performing Arts, 187 W. Olive
° Lindsay Skimmers, 765 N. Harvard
° La Puerta Abierta Church, 280 N. Mirage
° New Life Church, 360 E. Hermosa
Lindsay Cultural Arts Council, Hermosa and State Highway 65
Lindsay Cardinal Kids’ Football, 370 W. Hermosa
In the County
° Doyle Colony Reserve Support, 456 S. Plano St., Porterville
° Monache High School Cheerleaders, 1660 N. Newcomb St., Porterville
° Porterville Emblem Club # 82, 1563 W. Olive Ave., Porterville
° Porterville Iglesia Del Nazareno, 1146 Rd. 192, Porterville
° Alcance Victoria, 1204 S. Main, Porterville
° Porterville Rescue Mission, 605 East Date Ave., Porterville
° 5th Quarter Club / Porterville Football, Inc., Southwest corner of Olive & Newcomb, Porterville
° Summit Charter Academy PTO, Inc., 22354 Ave. 152, Porterville
° New Life Center, 1544 W. North Grand, Porterville
° Porterville React Team # 2517, 23600 Ave. 95, Terra Bella
° Porterville Youth Soccer AYSO, 22400 Block of Ave 196, Strathmore
° SUHS Alumni Association, 28817 Ave. 196, Strathmore
° Apostolic Assembly of Faith in Jesus Christ, 23611 Ave. 95, Terra Bella
° House of Prayer dba, Woodville Assembly of God, 16789 Rd. 167, Woodville
° Poplar Church of God, 14683 Rd. 192, Poplar