Personal Fireworks Remain Banned in City


The Alexandria Fire Department reminds those who visit, live and work in the City of Alexandria that it is unlawful for any person to store, offer for sale, expose for sale, sell at retail, use or explode any fireworks (including sparklers) within the city limits.

The Fire Marshal will, at the owners expense, seize and take all fireworks found in the city. The above offenses are class one misdemeanors in the city and are punishable by a $2,500 fine and/or up to 12 months in prison.

Fireworks violations may be reported to the Alexandria Fire Department at 703-838-4360 or the Alexandria Police Department at 703-838-4444.