The Sunnyside Police Department wishes to remind you that fireworks are prohibited in the City of Sunnyside. Discharge of fireworks in the City of Sunnyside is regulated under Sunnyside Municipal Code 5.42.

The illegal discharge of fireworks can warrant a $250 fine. It is imperative to the Sunnyside Police Department that everyone has a safe and happy 4th of July celebration. Please be mindful of the laws in whatever area you may be celebrating. “Fireworks often illicit the same initial response from Officers that gunshots do, this is a serious matter and will be treated as such. Please make sure that you celebrate in a safe, fun and legal way.” Deputy Chief Phil Schenck.