Lakewood is asking residents to weigh in on whether the city should change its policies on urban agriculture.
A Westminster family plans to do all they can to keep their backyard chickens. They say the birds are their pets, but the city says the hens have to go.
The Denver City Council approved dropping the fees for residents to keep chickens and mini goats.
Maybe it’s the flavor of fresh eggs, or maybe it’s knowing where they came from. Whatever the reason, the popularity of “backyard” chickens is growing.
Voters in Denver may be asked this May whether or not people can have chickens as backyard pets. Right now people can have chickens if they apply for a permit.