[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Pittsford 7-21-1992 as Ch. 10, Art. II, of the 1992 Code; amended in its entirety 12-7-2006 by L.L. No. 6-2006. Other amendments noted where applicable.]
The discharge of fireworks within the corporate limits of the Town of Pittsford, outside of the Village of Pittsford, is prohibited unless a fireworks permit has been obtained. Further, the use of pyrotechnic devices in assembly occupancies requires the issuance of an operating permit, pursuant to Article VI of Chapter 64 of this Code.
The Town Board, pursuant to the authority granted to it by § 405.00 of the Penal Law of the State of New York, hereby designates the Town Clerk of the Town of Pittsford as the permit authority for the issuance of fireworks permits in said Town outside of the Village of Pittsford.
The applicant for such permit shall file with the Town Clerk a certificate or certificates of liability insurance in the amount of not less than $1,000,000 for the defense and indemnification of the Town of Pittsford, New York, the sponsor of the fireworks display and the fireworks operator for any claims or suits brought by any person on account of damage to persons or property, including wrongful death, occasioned by the use of such fireworks and all other activities carried out in connection with such fireworks display.