Fireworks

BASED ON PENNSYLVANIA UNIFORM CONSTRUCTION CODE
2009 INTERNATIONAL FIRE CODE
STATE CODE 35 P.S. §1274

The sale and use of certain fireworks is permitted in South Whitehall Township. Most types of fireworks remain prohibited, not just in South Whitehall Township, but also in the entire state.


Illegal Fireworks

The following fireworks and pyrotechnic devices are ILLEGAL to sell and use within South Whitehall Township:

  •  Firecrackers
  •  Skyrockets
  •  Roman Candles
  •  Consumer Fireworks
  •  M-80
  •  Cherry Bombs
  •  M-100
  •  Blockbuster
  •  Quarter Stick
  •  Half Stick
  •  Pineapple

Legal Fireworks

The following fireworks and pyrotechnic devices are LEGAL to sell and use in South Whitehall Township:

  •  Sparklers
  •  Caps
  •  Bangsite Cannons
  •  Fountains
  •  Illuminating Torches
  •  Wheels
  •  Ground Spinners
  •  Flitter Sparkler
  •  Toy Smoke Devices
  •  Party Poppers
  •  Pop Caps

The above-mentioned legal fireworks and pyrotechnic devices may be used in South Whitehall Township without permits.