Officials said it was forbidden to shoot off fireworks from the grounds of Trump's Mar-a-Lago mansion.
"We have not approved any fireworks on land in at least 20 years," Councilman Norman Goldblum said. "It's always been on barges or from the ocean."
A spokesman told the newspaper they did not think the request would be a big deal.
"We didn't realize we would have to go through the council," he said.
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