§ 12.11.05  RESTRICTIONS ON THE DISCHARGE OF FIREWORKS.
   (a)   The use, display, possession, discharge or sale of any fireworks not expressly permitted by M.S. § 624.20, subd. 1(c), as it may be amended from time to time, is strictly prohibited.
   (b)   All use, display or discharge of those non-explosive, non-aerial pyrotechnic entertainment devices only containing the limited amounts of pyrotechnic chemical compositions described in and permitted by M.S. § 624.20, subd. 1(c), as it may be amended from time to time, (hereinafter “permitted consumer fireworks”) is strictly prohibited in the area on, below, above, within or in close proximity to:
      (1)   Recreational areas, roadways, streets, highways, bicycle lanes, pedestrian paths, sidewalks, rights-of-way, lakes, rivers, waterways and all other owned or leased by the city, county, Suburban Hennepin Regional Park District, state or federal government and is located in whole or in part within the city limits;
      (2)    within the city limits that has conspicuously posted a written sign or notice that no fireworks discharge is allowed;
      (3)   Within 300 feet of any consumer fireworks retail sales facility or storage area that has properly posted a written sign or notice that no fireworks discharge is allowed; and
      (4)   Any , area, structure or material that, by its physical condition or the physical conditions or the physical conditions in which it is set, would constitute a fire or personal safety hazard.
   (c)   All other use, display or discharge of permitted consumer fireworks must be conducted in a manner that minimizes the risk of fire or injury to other persons or .
(Ord. 168, passed 1-8-1952; recodified by Ord. 98-53, passed 11-16-1998; added by Ord. 2013-6, passed 3-18-2013)