Flood Proposes Fireworks Ordinance

Responding to a recent change in state law, Louisville Metro Councilwoman Madonna Flood, D-24, has sponsored an ordinance banning the sale, purchase and possession of fireworks in the city. In March, Governor Steve Beshear signed a bill making it legal to sell and use  fireworks that shoot into the air or explode such as firecrackers, […]

Fire Department: Leave Fireworks To The Experts

By Andy Freudenburg The Louisville Fire Department encourages people to take safety precautions when handling fireworks this Fourth of July weekend.            Sgt. Salvador Melendez says the safest way to enjoy fireworks is to attend a display handled by professionals but many people will ignite their own. “First off remember that there are legal fireworks and […]