Ann Arbor Michigan Chicken Ordinance

Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
Max Chickens Allowed4
Roosters AllowedNo
Permit RequiredYes
Coop Restrictionsunknown
City/Organization Contact nameJacqueline Beaudry, City Clerk
Additional InformationOrdinance No. 08-19 (Chapter 107 Animals) was approved on June 2, 2008 and is effective Thursday, August 7, 2008. Residents wishing to apply for a permit to keep up to four backyard chickens (hens only) should submit the permit application with proper payment ($20) to the City Clerk, 100 N. Fifth Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48104. Applications can also be made in-person weekdays, 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Applications must include the Adjacent Neighbor Consent Form and a drawing of the property showing distances to neighboring structures and the proposed location(s) of all enclosures that will be used to keep backyard chickens.
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Information Last Updated2010-03-28 07:27:07

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