Local law enforcement is reminding the public that all unauthorized fireworks are prohibited in city limits without a permit.
Authorities also would like to remind citizens that the discharge of firearms into the air in celebration is a violation of the law. Celebratory Gunfire, that is, shots fired in the air, has caused injury, death and property damage worldwide. Authorities say any falling object of sufficient mass accelerated by gravity alone has the potential to cause serious injury or death. There are several documented instances of citizens being killed by gunfire in the United States alone.