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Backyard Chicken Sample Ordinances


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Click on one of the following communities for a sample ordinance of backyard chickens.

(HRC=Home Rule City)

Albion (HRC) – pop. 8,616 Ordinance

Ann Arbor (HRC) – pop. 113,934 Ordinance Permit

Brooklyn (GLV) – pop. 1,206 Policy

Charlotte (HRC) – pop. 9,074 Ordinance Policy

Davison (HRC) – pop. 5,173 Permit

East Lansing (HRC) – pop. 48,579 Ordinance Application

North Muskegon (HRC) – pop. 3,786 (not allowed)

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