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Bloomington Illinois Chicken Ordinance

By OSUman, Jan 11, 2012 | Updated: Mar 26, 2015 | |
  1. OSUman
    Bloomington Illinois Chicken Ordinance
    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo
    Max Chickens Allowed0
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsN/A
    City/Organization Contact nameCity of Bloomington 109 E. Olive St. Bloomington, IL 61701 - Info: (309) 434-2509
    Additional Information
    Does not directly state that you chickens are against the law, but Chapter 8 Section 1 states:
    No domestic animal, including horses, mules, cattle, sheep, or swine, or domestic fowl of the species of geese, ducks, turkeys, hens, barn fowls, guinea fowls or peacocks shall be suffered, allowed or permitted to run at large within the limits of the City. It shall be illegal for the owner or keeper of any such domestic animal or fowl to allow or permit the same to run at large within the limits of the City. And later, in Chapter 8 Section 2 it states:
    ...no person shall keep, harbor or maintain within the City any horse, hog, goat or any other type of animal typically found on a farm...
    Link for more Informationhttp://4.17.232.139/vcode.asp?show=chapter&id=3335
    Information Last Updated2015-03-26 00:00:00

    NOTE: This information was submitted by a member of our chicken forum. Please make sure to double check that this information is accurate before you proceed with raising chickens. You can read more info about checking local laws here..

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