Independence Day, Ltd. Inc. d/b/a The Pottstown July 4th Committee is a non-profit volunteer group incorporated to provide this hometown celebration. We depend on donations of money, time, professional services, and in-kind gifts to accomplish this. The committee cooperates with, but is not under the auspices of the Borough or School District of Pottstown. All photographs and editorial cartoons are courtesy and copyright of the Mercury.    Here is a short video of the 2010 event from the Mercury, and here is one from WZAR news.

To contact call 610-970-6608 or write to Pottstown4thofJuly@gmail.com

Below are published articles.



Pottstown 4th of July fireworks canceled due to lack of funds -The Mercury

Lights go out on Pottstown July 4th fireworks – The Mercury

Committee blames Mercury for financial situation:

Pottstown Borough Newletter with 2012 event financials

Pottstown Borough Newsletter with Committee Ultimatum:

Pics and Twitter comments on 2012 event

July 4th 2012 schedule

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