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QPD warn of fireworks usage

By THE HERALD-WHIG STAFF
Posted: Jul. 2, 2020 4:30 pm

QUINCY -- The Quincy Police Department reminds residents that they could be issued a citation and fined for use of fireworks within city limits.

Police said examples of illegal fireworks in Illinois include firecrackers, bottle rockets, cones, Roman candles and sky lanterns/aerial luminaries. Legal fireworks in Illinois include snakes, smoke bombs, sparklers, party poppers and snappers.

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