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Oak Park Illinois Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ, Jan 11, 2012 | |
  1. LarryPQ
    Oak Park Illinois Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed2
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsProximity, sanitation, noise, and zoning restrictions apply.
    City/Organization Contact namehttp://www.oak-park.us/public/pdfs/Animal Control/2005 Facts About Keeping Animals in Oak Park.pdf Contact Number: 708.358.5680 http://www.oak-park.us/public/pdfs/zoning/03.25.03_Revised_zoning_code.pdf
    Additional InformationLimits on animals on private premises Village ordinance limits the number of animals on private premises as follows: • Single-family residences, townhomes, buildings or lots: Three dogs and/or two cats that run at-large, or four cats that are kept indoors. No more than 10 of a combination of all types of permitted animals. • Single units of two- or three-flat residential dwellings: Two dogs and/or cats that run at-large, or two cats that are kept indoors. No more than five of a combination of all types of permitted animals. • Multi-family residential building containing four or more dwelling units: One dog and/or cat that run at-large, or two cats that are kept indoors. No more than five of a combination of all types of permitted animals. • Prohibited animals: Generally, pigs, swine, sheep, cattle, horses, goats or similar animals; naturally wild animals except fish and birds; no more than one pigeon or two rabbits, two guinea pigs, two gerbils or two fowl.
    Link for more Informationhttp://www.oak-park.us/index.html
    Information Last Updated2010-04-26 11:26:17

    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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