Airway Heights OKs fireworks law
Last updated 7/8/2021 at 7:53am
AIRWAY HEIGHTS – The city council held an emergency meeting at 5 p.m. on July 2 to discuss an ordinance regarding fireworks. The ordinance was adopted after the council voted to suspend the rules that would require multiple readings. Five council members voted to adopt it while councilman Larry Bowman abstained. The ordinance would allow the fire chief to enact a temporary ban on fireworks in conditions of extreme fire danger.
The discussion was prompted by the record heat wave and extreme fire conditions the area is currently experiencing. It will not go into effect for July 4, 2021, as...