Hello from Burbank, IL

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by SoFowl, Nov 28, 2014.

  1. SoFowl

    SoFowl New Egg

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    Hi,

    I used to have chickens and love them dearly. Unfortunately I also fell in love with a man from Chicago. We recently moved from our condo to a house, but it is outside the city limits and in Burbank, IL. No chickens allowed. It really sucks because we have a big backyard and can't have chickens.

    I am really looking for other Burbankians to help me move to council to allow chickens.

    Beth
     
  2. N F C

    N F C Home in WY 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! [​IMG]

    Oh, so sorry you aren't able to have chickens!!! You will be missing out on so much love. You might do a couple things here, stop by our Local Chicken Laws and How To Change Them section. Maybe there are others in your area working on this same thing...https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/37/local-chicken-laws-ordinances-and-how-to-change-them

    Same with your state thread. Maybe someone locally can help you get those laws changed....https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/37/illinois

    Good luck and I sure hope you can get those laws changed soon!!
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    OOOH, should have stayed in Chicago, I understand you can have chickens there. If Chicago allows them - everywhere should. Welcome to Backyard Chickens.
     
  5. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us. Wishing you success in getting the ordinance changed.
     
  6. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Best of luck!
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC![​IMG] We're glad to have you.
     
  8. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC, Beth! Glad you decided to join our flock. NorthFlChick and TwoCrows have given you some good links. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck in dealing with the council.
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us!
     
  10. 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.
     

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