Inver Grove Heights Minnesota Chicken Ordinance

By TomMN1 · Jan 11, 2012 · Updated Mar 16, 2015 · ·
  1. TomMN1
    Inver Grove Heights Minnesota Chicken Ordinance
    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed6
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredYes ($25 fee, every two years. Permits renewed March 1st)
    Coop RestrictionsLimited to one coop.
    City/Organization Contact nameInver Grove Heights 8150 Barbara Ave Inver Grove Heights, MN 55077 PH 651-450-2500 Questions can also be submitted through the city\'s website.
    Additional InformationCity Code Title 5, Chapter 4, Sections 1 (defiinitions), 2 (keeping of certain animals), 5 (seizure and impoundment), 8 (public nuisance - could refer to roosters, but not called out specifically) April 26, 2010 city council meeting further defined what an \'animal\' is to include chickens and to include them when talking about impounding. April 26, 2010.pdf Information has not been codified into the city ordinances
    Link for more Information
    Information Last Updated2010-12-06 08:22:03

    The city of Inver Grove Heights has an informational packet attached to their chicken license application found here:

    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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  1. newpioneer75
    Just Received a notice from the city of Inver Grove Hgts. They updated the chicken laws. There is a maximum of 6 hens allowed, no roosters allowed, no coop restrictions, and supposed to pay a $25.00 registration fee.

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