City of Three Forks
Under State statutes, fireworks will be permitted to be set off within the corporate limits of Three Forks beginning December 31, 2017 from 8:00 p.m to 1:00 a.m. of January 1, 2018. This is the only time during the New Year’s holiday fireworks are allowed to be used in Three Forks.
The sale and use of fireworks is regulated by §50-37, MCA and City Ordinance 6-2-3.
- Fireworks may only be sold on specific dates as sort forth in§50-37-106, and cannot be sold within 300 feet of any service station, church, or hospital and may not be set off within 100 feet of any fireworks sales place as per §50-37-103.
- Fireworks may not be set off toward or from any motor vehicle or in the vicinity of other people or animals in a manner which may expose them to risk of injury. The use of all fireworks must be supervised by a responsible person.
- Anyone setting off fireworks on public property, please pick up and dispose of the remnants properly, especially if using the parking lot at the Three Forks ponds.
Steven B. Hamilton, Mayor