Residents who live in Sikeston will now be able to purchase fireworks in the city. The ordinance which allows residents to buy fireworks was passed back on January 27, 2020 and it takes effect on Wednesday. Evan through residents can now buy fireworks they are still forbidden to shoot them off. City officials voted on an ordinance Monday which would allow the public to set off fireworks within the city. The ordinance did not pass. City concerns with the ordinance were because of fires and the public’s safety.