Rockford Illinois Chicken Ordinance

By weirdanne, Jan 11, 2012 | Updated: Feb 9, 2014 | | |
  1. weirdanne
    Rockford Illinois Chicken Ordinance
    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo
    Max Chickens Allowed
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop Restrictions
    City/Organization Contact name
    Additional Information
    they have extensive code on the keeping of pigeons but nothing I could see on other poultry. not sure what that means but they are probably workable =)

    please sign the petition to bring urban chickens to Rockford at: http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/allow-urban-chickens-in-rockford-illinois
    Link for more Informationhttp://library.municode.com/HTML/14387/level3/PTIGEOR_CH4AN_ARTIINGE.html#PTIGEOR_CH4AN_ARTIINGE_ S4-1KEPICI
    Information Last Updated2011-01-19 03:52:05


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  1. rfreedlund
    The June 4 - 10, 2014 issue of The Rock River Times had all of page 45 dedicated to two guest columns on changing the ordinance in Rockford. I don't live in Rockford, but I do work here. I would love to see the ordinance get changed.

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