Selling Fireworks

Permits are valid from June 20 through July 5 or Dec. 10 through Jan. 2, allowing for a day less to sell them during the summer and 11 more days in the winter. The new code now states that the fee for retail permits is $1,500.

The new verbiage also changes the fee for public or private displays using special display fireworks from $50 to $150. Any special event displays, including but not limited to displays by schools, wedding groups, businesses, civic clubs or individuals that want to have a special display must apply for a permit which is allowed any time of the year.

Use of Fireworks in the City of Gallatin

Fireworks are permissible only until 10 p.m. July 1-3 and from 10 a.m. until 11 p.m. July 4.

People wishing to set off fireworks on New Years Eve can set off fireworks from 10 a.m. Dec. 31 through 1 a.m. Jan. 1.