As we head into the summer months, please be aware that fireworks are prohibited within City limits.

Per chapter 6.62 of the Municipal code, this includes the following: Ground and hand-held sparkling devices, including items commonly known as dipped sticks, sparklers, cylindrical fountains, cone fountains, illuminating torches, wheels, ground spinners and glitter sparklers; Smoke devices; Fireworks commonly known as helicopters, aerials, spinners, roman candles, mines and shells; Class “C” explosives classified on January 1, 1984, as common fireworks by the U.S. Department of Transportation; and any fireworks designed primarily for exhibition display by producing visible or audible effects, including skyrockets, missile-type rockets, firecrackers, salutes and chasers.

It shall be unlawful for any person to store, offer for sale, expose for sale, use, possess or discharge any fireworks within the city of Selah.