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Proposed KCC Amendments Regarding Fireworks <br /> March 13, 2019 <br /> 9.30.030 Prohibition against discharge. <br /> The EOURt" ^f Kittitas County prohibits the ignition or discharge of fireworks within the <br /> unincorporated areas of Kittitas County except between the period from 9:00 a.m.to 11:59 p.m. on <br /> July 4th and from 9:00 a.m. December 31 st to 1:00 a.m. of the following day (January 1 st) of each <br /> year. (Ord. 99-09, 1999; Ord. 956, 1995). The Kittitas County Fire Marshal may authorize ignition or <br /> discharge of fireworks on other days and times dependent on fire danger and subject to fireworks <br /> permit approval. <br /> 9.30.035 Fire Marshal's authority to prohibit discharge. <br /> The Kittitas County Fire Marshal is authorized to prohibit the ignition or discharge of fireworks within <br /> the unincorporated areas of Kittitas County whenever the following fire danger components and <br /> indices have been reached or exceeded these deSCr bed in Standard OpeFating PFE)cedUF„ Fn,_10 <br /> ;sting or s hereafter amendedin at least one of three RAWs Stations: <br /> 1. The Burning Index is at least 18; and <br /> 2. The Fuel Moisture Content of the 10 hour fuels is below 8; and <br /> 3. The Engergy Release Component is in the 90th percentile (42 for upper county and 44 for <br /> lower county); and <br /> 4. Fire weather predictions; and <br /> 5. Resource depletion <br /> The Kittitas County Fire Marshal is also authorized to prohibit the ignition or discharge of fireworks in <br /> conjunction with the establishment of a burn ban in accordance with KCC 20.08. <br />