When should I call 911 regarding fireworks?

Please call 911 if you see the following:

  • If fireworks are still going off after 1 am on January 1st
  • If there is a fire
  • If there is an injury
  • If someone is recklessly using fireworks and putting lives in danger
  • If people are being reckless and putting others in danger

Do Not Call 911 if:

  • Your neighbors are setting off fireworks
  • It is 10:30 PM and you need to get up early tomorrow
  • The noise is upsetting your animals
  • Non-Emergency calls should go to 311

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1. I'm not sure if I live within Washougal city limits or the greater county. How can I find out?
2. When can I purchase fireworks in Washougal?
3. Where are the fireworks stands located in Washougal?
4. If I buy fireworks in another area, like the county or another city, can I use them in Washougal?
5. When should I call 911 regarding fireworks?
6. When should I NOT call 911?
7. What can happen if I get caught using illegal fireworks?
8. Can I be held liable for damage and costs incurred in suppressing fires caused by use of fireworks, by myself or my child?