Cycling races/fireworks displays/paradesParade, cycling race or fireworks display permits may be obtained by sending a letter to the County Administrator stating when, where, place, time and who will be in charge. Letters must also be written to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and the Sheriff's Office requesting their assistance for security of the event. Please include copies of the letters to VDOT and the Sheriff's Office with the letter of application to the County Administrator. Permits are issued based on written certification from the Sheriff's Office and VDOT. State law reference - Authority of county to issue permits for the display of fireworks, Code of Virginia §59.1-144.