Fireworks Upper Saucon

Township Has Bad News for Residents Who Want Fireworks Restricted

Est. Read Time: 2 mins

Ever since Pennsylvania amended its consumer fireworks law to allow the purchase of more powerful fireworks four years ago, many residents have been asking for the law to be rescinded or revisited due to a proliferation in their use in residential neighborhoods, where increased noise and other quality of life issues have been the focus of complaints.

Hellertown Noise Decibel Level

Hellertown Hopes to Better Regulate Excessive Noise

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Excessive noise can be a nuisance, but deciding what constitutes “loud” can be highly subjective, which is why Hellertown officials hope to implement a plan that will result in more exact limits on–and measurements of–various sounds around town.

Fireworks Hellertown

Dewey Fire Co. Fireworks at Steel Club Awe Hellertown (PHOTOS)

Est. Read Time: 7 mins

The road to providing a fireworks show for Hellertown this summer certainly wasn’t as smooth as it normally is, but the volunteers from Dewey Fire Company persevered, and with help from friends and their neighbors at Steel Club they made it happen Friday.