Last updated 6/9/2021 at 10:59am
If you’ve been hearing fireworks go off in Security-Widefield, or any other part of unincorporated El Paso County, please note that as of June 1, the sale, use or possession of fireworks of any kind is illegal.
Should you have any issues with residences selling or using fireworks, call the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office non-emergency number: (719) 390-5555.
“Even with the recent moisture received, according to the drought monitor, all of El Paso County remains in either the moderate drought or abnormally dry categories,” an EPSO statement said.
Weather predictions are for a drying...