Traverse City Record-Eagle

April 24, 2013

Coming Thursday: More communities may lower boom on fireworks

— TRAVERSE CITY — The movement to limit fireworks in Leelanau County is taking flight, and the fight may have the potential to help change state law.

Dozens of residents fed up with late-night booms and fireworks debris that litters the county’s scenic beaches appeared before the Leelanau County Board of Commissioners in April. They want a county-wide ordinance to reduce or ban fireworks in the county.

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