CCSO has some things they want you to be aware of for the 4th of July weekend…. 4th Warnings VO.mp3

In Florida, the private use of fireworks is considered illegal. The only exceptions are sparklers, glow worms, party poppers or smoke devices. A department spokesperson says care and consideration of neighbors should be part of any fireworks you use, and deputies will be out handling illegal fireworks use complaints. If you’re planning to drive to the Peace River Freedom Swim, parking’s limited on the north side of the river. Some spots will be available at Bayshore Live Oak Park. If you plan to drink, have a designated driver for your car or your boat. Sheriff’s deuties will be out lopopkingmfor imparied drivers and impaired boaters.