Questions about eCode360? Municipal users Join us daily between 12pm and 1pm EDT to get answers and other tips!
City of Nashua, NH
Hillsborough County
By using eCode360 you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please do not use eCode360.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Aldermen of the City of Nashua 12-22-1987 by Ord. No. O-87-177 (Sec. 8-87 of the 1987 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Fire prevention — See Ch. 156.
[Amended 2-26-2008 by Ord. No. O-08-07]
In accordance with the provisions of RSA 160-B and 160-C, it shall be illegal for any person, firm, partnership or corporation to offer for sale, expose for sale, sell at retail, purchase, possess, use or explode any fireworks without a permit. There shall be no permits granted, except to the City of Nashua for programs and displays under its control, for the sale, purchase, possession, use or explosion of Class C fireworks.
[Added 11-22-2005 by Ord. No. O-05-113]
It shall be unlawful to use, discharge or display salute, reports, or thunder shell fireworks between 10:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m. There shall be only color shells, cakes, and whistlers used, discharged or displayed after 10:00 p.m. All permits issued shall specify the time period during which the fireworks display shall be conducted. The only exceptions would be Independence Day, New Year's Eve, the Holiday Stroll, and City-sponsored events with a minimum of a twenty-four-hour notice.
[Amended 2-26-2008 by Ord. No. O-08-07]
This chapter shall be construed consistently with Fire Prevention Code adopted in § 156-1 of the City Code, and is not meant to repeal any section thereof.
[Amended 2-26-2008 by Ord. No. O-08-07]
In addition to the penalty provisions of RSA 160-B and 160-C, a violation of this chapter may be subject to the general penalty provisions of § 1-12 of the City Code.