Celebrate your freedom, but be responsible for your freedom

Fireworks at Melvern. File photo.

The Osage County Sheriff’s Office has compiled a list of times and dates fireworks can be discharged in areas around the county for Fourth of July.

All unincorporated areas of Osage County have no regulations regarding when fireworks can be discharged. This includes the town of Vassar.

Fireworks are prohibited on Corps of Engineers property, in state parks, and at Osage County State Fishing Lake.

Fireworks are allowed in municipalities the following times and dates:

  • Burlingame – 8 a.m.-midnight, June 27-July 6.
  • Carbondale – 8 a.m.-11 p.m., June 27-July 6; 8 a.m.- midnight July 4.
  • Lyndon – 10 a.m.-midnight, June 27 – July 5.
  • Melvern – 10 a.m.-midnight, June 27-July 5.
  • Osage City – 8 a.m.-10 p.m., June 27-July 5; until 11 p.m. July 4.
  • Overbrook – 8 a.m.-10:30 p.m., June 27-July 5; until midnight, June 28 and 29 and July 4 and July 5.
  • Quenemo – 7 a.m.-10 p.m., June 27-July 5.
  • Scranton – 8 a.m.-midnight, June 27-July 5.

Updated June 28, 2019, to correct Burlingame dates.

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