7/4/2023 - Fireworks Safety Reminders

As we prepare to celebrate Independence Day, please remember: 

  • Ground-based sparkling devices are legal in NJ
  • Explosive and aerial fireworks are NOT legal in NJ
  • To see which fireworks are permitted (and not allowed), visit the state website at

To contact the Somerville Police Department:

  • 908-725-0331: Call the non-emergency line to report illegal fireworks and noise concerns
  • 911: Please leave 911 open for emergency situations

Have a safe and happy 4th of July! 

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