Greetings from Ohio

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by CityChick1970, Mar 13, 2015.

  1. CityChick1970

    CityChick1970 Just Hatched

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    I just found out that my city in Ohio a suburb of Cleveland does not allow urban chickens..How do I go about changing the ordinance which was created in 1970...Cleveland allows beekeeping and chickens and we are less than a mile from Cleveland city limits...how do I get the ordinance changed??
     
  2. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member

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  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC!

    I have never had to get any laws changed. However you might stop by this section of our forums, Local Chicken Laws and How to Change Them to see if you can glean some info from others on this....https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/37/local-chicken-laws-ordinances-and-how-to-change-them

    You might also stop by your state thread and chat with your chicken neighbors on what the Ohio laws are and how to get things changed in your state...https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/12049/ohio-come-on-buckeyes-let-me-know-your-out-there

    Good luck and I hope you can get those laws changed soon!
     
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  4. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Stuck back in the 40s Premium Member

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    Hello [​IMG]and Welcome to BYC![​IMG]
    Glad to have you join! Feel free to make yourself at home!
     
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  5. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC! Good luck getting the ordinances changed!
     
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  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  7. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.

    Good luck to you!
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us!
     
  9. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome! [​IMG]I'm glad you joined our BYC "flock".
     

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