Enjoy Safe Lunar New Year

Year of the Tiger - Enjoy a Safe Lunar New Year

Union City welcomes your participation in providing a safe Lunar New Year for all Union City residents.

  • As a reminder the discharge of all types of fireworks in Union City are not allowed during the Lunar New Year.   
  • Fireworks that explode or go up in the air are illegal in California. This includes firecrackers, bottle rockets and skyrockets.
  • Property owners can be fined up to $1,000 if fireworks are deployed from their property. 
  • Individuals possessing or deploying fireworks from any location may be fined up to $1,000.

Let’s work together to stop the discharge of fireworks during the Lunar New Year.  To report individuals using, or selling fireworks, call the non-emergency police dispatch line at (510) 471-1365.