How late can you shoot fireworks in DeKalb County? It depends on whether you’re setting them off in Brookhaven.Explore»RELATED: 12 ways to see fireworks in Atlanta on July 4thFireworks were illegal to purchase in the state of Georgia until a bill passed the legislature in 2015, legalizing the sale and personal use of fireworks. This year, another piece of legislation, House Bill 727, passed to address the concerns of the fireworks law. The cutoff time for fireworks was moved back, but cities and counties were given the power to extend that time if they wish to do so.These are the basics of the Georgia fireworks law, so these are the times you can light up the sky across DeKalb CountyOn July 3, July 4 and New Year's Eve and New Year's Day, fireworks are allowed from 10 a.m. until 11:59 p.m.Fireworks can also be shot off between midnight and 1 a.m. on New Year's Day, Jan. 1.On every other day throughout the year, fireworks are allowed from 10 a.m. until 9 p.m.In DeKalb County, the city of Brookhaven voted to approve a change to the fireworks ordinance in 2016 and extend the curfew. If you live within the city limits of Brookhaven:Holiday times do not change.On every other day throughout the year, you can celebrate later! Fireworks are allowed from 10 a.m. until 10:30 p.m.The complete city ordinance for Brookhaven can be found here.About the AuthorSierra HubbardEditors' PicksCredit: Jason Getz / Jason.Getz@ajc.comHerschel Walker fails to file promised defamation lawsuit over abortion story4h agoCredit: Jason Getz / AJCThe Jolt: Christian leaders rally around embattled Herschel Walker 7h agoCredit: Natrice Miller / Natrice.Miller@ajc.comSpelman students, parents raise concerns about campus dining 2h agoCredit: Wilfredo LeeBradley’s Buzz: Remember when division titles didn’t matter? This one does6h agoCredit: Wilfredo LeeBradley’s Buzz: Remember when division titles didn’t matter? This one does6h agoCredit: HYOSUB SHIN / AJCIt’s ‘P’ for Pain in the ongoing I-285 horror show 7h agoThe LatestHenry sheriff seeks $20 million to combat jail overcrowding, staffing issues38m agoSpelman students, parents raise concerns about campus dining 2h agoAtlanta completes relocation of Forest Cove residents as apartment closes6h agoFeaturedCredit: Wilfredo LeeBaseball playoffs: When do the Braves play next?Everything you need to know about McDonald’s new Happy Meals for adults5h agoWho is Herschel Walker’s son, Christian?