The Rolla Police Department said fireworks stands are allowed to begin selling fireworks today.

Per city ordinance, fireworks may only be displayed from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. July 1, July 2, July 3 and July 5. On July 4, fireworks can be displayed from 8 a.m. to midnight.  

The department, in a Facebook post today, said fireworks stands are allowed to sell fireworks through July 7. The department in its post also encouraged residents to not throw spent fireworks into the trash until the next day to prevent trash from igniting.