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Fireworks Unlawful within Seguin City Limits

NEWS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 29, 2014

Media Contact:
Scott Packard, Public Information Officer
(830) 386-2590 (o)
(830) 560-6270 (c)
spackard@seguintexas.gov

Fireworks Unlawful within Seguin City Limits
Violators May be Fined

SEGUIN, Texas – The City of Seguin wants to remind residents about the law surrounding fireworks within city limits.

The sale, possession and use of fireworks within the city limits of the City of Seguin is unlawful. Violators may be fined up to $2,000. A relatively new Texas law allows fireworks to be transported into cities where they are unlawful, however the fireworks must not be accessible to anybody in the vehicle, must be packaged, unopened and put in something along the lines of a locked glove box, trunk or cargo area.

The City of Seguin wishes you and your family a happy and healthy new year.

About the City of Seguin
Seguin, Texas is located along Interstate 10, about 35 miles east of San Antonio. Seguin is big enough to boast a top-rated university and a state-of-the-art hospital. More than 25,000 residents enjoy a range of cultural, recreational, and employment opportunities. Seguin’s robust diversified economy features a steelmaker, a manufacturer of automotive parts and plants making roadside mowing equipment and building materials. In 2009, Seguin was proud to be selected by Caterpillar as the site of a major new engine manufacturing facility.

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Posted by: Morgan Ash