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Posted on: June 26, 2019


Just a reminder that although fireworks are now legal, they are prohibited in Story County Conservation parks.

State: 461A.42 Use of firearms, explosives, weapons, and fireworks prohibited - exceptions. The use by the public of firearms, fireworks, explosives, and weapons of all kinds is prohibited in all state parks and preserves, except preserves or portions of preserves designated as hunting areas by the state advisory board on preserves upon the request of the commission. However, any person may use a bow and arrow with attached bow fishing reel and ninety-pound minimum line attached to the arrow to take rough fish under rules and regulations prescribed by the commission. (For exceptions, see CHAPTER 4.4 USE OF FIREARMS, CHAPTER 4.30 FIREWORKS PROHIBITED)

County: 4.30 FIREWORKS PROHIBITED. The use of consumer fireworks or display fireworks, as defined in state code section 727.2, is prohibited on all SCC owned or managed land unless approved for an event by Director or designated SCC official.

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