Applications for fireworks sales permits ready Aug.1

The City of Los Banos allows the sale of Safe & Sane Fireworks beginning on June 28, 2023 at noon through July 4, at 8 p.m.
Operating hours for sales booths are from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Eight permits will be issued to eligible non-profit organizations that have been selected by lot. Applications for those permits will be available at Los Banos Fire Department, 333 7th
St. from Aug. 1, 2022 at 8 a.m. through the close of the working
day on Sept. 30, at 5 p.m. The lottery drawing will take place on October 3, 2022 at 1 p.m. at Los Banos Fire Station No. 1.
Anyone interested in participating in the sale of Safe & Sane Fireworks and requiring more information, should contact the Los Banos Fire Department at 827-7025, ext. 0. If you would like an application packet emailed to you, please contact

Farmer/agricultural leader of the year nomination forms

The Los Banos Downtown Association would like your input in nominating the 2022 Farm to Table Farmer/Agriculture Leader of the Year. 

The successful candidate will be honored at the Farm to Table Dinner scheduled for Sept. 22 outside at the Henry Miller Plaza.

Copies of the nomination form are available at the Los Banos Downtown Association office located at 907 Sixth St. and The Country Duck, Yosemite Farm Credit, Fleur-de-Lis, Woolgrowers and Los Banos Downtown Fountain. 

Copies of the nominating form may be emailed by contacting:

Penny Glick (209) 602-5546 of Diana Pfitzer (209) 675-0235.