Thursday, February 7, 2019

New poultry license available for City of Eau Claire residents


New poultry license available for City of Eau Claire residents

City Council recently passed an ordinance allowing City of Eau Claire residents to keep up to five female chickens or quail on their property. (Roosters aren't allowed.) Residents must get a license from the City of Eau Claire and follow all ordinance requirements. The ordinance allows residents to have access to homegrown eggs and meat.

TRUMAN PASSING CHICKEN ORDINANCE

TRUMAN PASSING CHICKEN ORDINANCE

The City of Truman is now allowing residents to have chickens! Up to five hen chickens, foul or poultry, may be kept on a recorded lot in a residential zoning district outside of the agricultural zone for the City of Truman. Roosters are not allowed to be kept in a residential zone.

Blacksburg looking at the idea of chickens in certain residential neighborhoods within town limits

Blacksburg looking at the idea of chickens in certain residential neighborhoods within town limits

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Berryville says 'yes' to chickens in town limits


Berryville says 'yes' to chickens in town limits

BERRYVILLE - There are about 1,700 residential units within town limits - excluding apartments - and as of Tuesday night about 1,000 of those properties could include laying hens and chicken coops.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Backyard chickens now allowed in Edwardsville

Backyard chickens now allowed in Edwardsville

Updated 8:41 pm, Tuesday, January 2, 2018 Edwardsville residents are now able to obtain backyard hens. With five aldermen in favor and three against, the ordinance gained approval at Tuesday's City Council meeting.


Monday, January 1, 2018

Chicken Laws

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Chicken laws from various major cities.


Weston approves revisions to rules on keeping chickens in village

Weston approves revisions to rules on keeping chickens in village

WESTON -- A revised ordinance defining rules for keeping chickens received approval at Monday's village council meeting, but not without some comments about goats, special exceptions and enforcement. The ordinance will now permit up to six chickens per household in residentially zoned areas, but not other types of poultry or roosters.