City of Lincoln
2005 News Releases
The lawful discharging of legal fireworks is allowed July 3rd from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. and on July 4th from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight. The July 4th holiday weekend is one of the busiest weekends at the police department. In 2004 officers took over 100 fireworks related calls on the 3rd and the 4th in addition to the hundreds of other calls for service over those days. In addition to the increased calls for service there will be extra personnel at Oak Lake Park and everyone is reminded that no private fireworks of any kind are permitted in the park.