6,400 pounds of illegal fireworks collected on Oahu

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - One week after the fourth of July and the Honolulu Fire Department is still collecting illegal fireworks. The Fireworks Amnesty Program this past weekend collected 2,205 pounds of fireworks.

More than 6,400 pounds have been collected since the program began last month. Next weekend is the last opportunity to turn in fireworks.

Fireworks Amnesty Drop-off sites:

July 16-17, 2011

  • Hawaii Kai Fire Station 515 Lunalilo Home Road
  • Kakaako Fire Station 555 Queen Street
  • Kalihi Kai Fire Station 1334 Nimitz Highway
  • McCully-Moiliili Fire Station 2425 Date Street

Fireworks will only be accepted between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

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