The proposed project is the City of Imperial Beach July 4, 2017 Fireworks Show, which will take place at the Imperial Beach Municipal Fishing Pier (Pier) in the City of Imperial Beach (City) on July 4, 2017. The District would provide sponsorship in the form of District funding for the event, a free public fireworks show. The even does not require construction of any temporary or permanent on-land support facilities, and no admission fee will be charged; however, the Pier will be closed for preparation of the show starting on July 3 at 8:00 p.. and ending on the morning of July 5. The 2017 Fireworks Show is anticipated to be viewed by approx. 80,000 to 100,000 people, and no admission fee would be charged. Parking would be available at the parking lots on Elkwood Ave. and Seacoast Drive, as well as adjacent streets.
A right of Entry Permit would be issued to the City for staging and production of a fireworks show to be fired electronically from the Imperial Beach Pier as well as ingress and egress in support of those activities. The ROE shall commence at 8:00 p.m. on July 3, 2017 and terminate at 8:00 a.m. on July 5, 2017, or upon completion of above-mentioned staging and production, whichever occurs earlier. The ROE may be terminated by the District as a matter of right and without cause at any time upon providing 24 hours' notice in writing to the Applicant of such termination.
Furthermore, the Applicant would be responsible for complying with all applicable federal, state, and local laws regulating construction demolition debris, noise, and stormwater, including, without limitation, the applicable conditions of approval for fireworks displays contained in Section 14.07 (Permits - Conditions of Approval) of the District ordinances titled "San Diego Unified Port District Fireworks Display Event Ordnance."