Chicken Keeping Permits

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We allow residents to keep up to four hens, but no roosters. Permits expire at the end of each calendar year.

Completed applications should be submitted to the Building and Safety Office along with the appropriate fee. Chicken-keeping application.


The fee for the permit is $50 per household initially and $20 annually thereafter. The license is non-transferable and non-refundable. The permit expires on December 31st of each year.


For more information, please email the Building & Safety Division or call (414) 479-8907.

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