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Posted on: July 18, 2023

Planned Pyrotechnics in Pactolus Township


July 18, 2023



Planned Pyrotechnics in Pactolus Township

Public notice for loud sounds 


PITT COUNTY, N.C. – Pitt County Emergency Management (PCEM) announces Cape Fear Effects, LLC., a Wilmington, N.C. organization specializing in sound effects, music production and motion picture, plans to discharged pyrotechnics in the Pactolus community between 5:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. tonight during three scheduled filming sessions.  


The filming location will occur behind the Pactolus Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department and the Pitt County Fire Marshal will be onsite.  Residents and motorists on 264 may hear loud noises. 


There is no concern for public safety and PCEM confirms no need for calls to 9-1-1 Communications for this event.   


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