June 20, 2017, 6am PDT
If passed, St. Louis's new zoning regulations will allow residents of St. Louis to keep up to eight rabbits or chickens, among other animals.
April 14, 2011, 6am PDT
Stray chickens have overrun many parts of New Orleans since it was devastated by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
The New Orleans Times-Picayune
May 21, 2010, 6am PDT
Another city, South Florida's Delray Beach, wrestles with whether chickens can co-exist with urban residents.
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
November 20, 2009, 2pm PST
An unidentified person dressed in a chicken costume came out to a recent city council meeting in Durango, Colorado to support the city's recently-passed backyard hen ordinance.
September 8, 2008, 5am PDT
Urban chickens have been approved in Fort Collins, Colorado. Some, including one vocal city council member, are not happy about it.
July 11, 2008, 10am PDT
<p>Residents of Austin, TX are risking violation of city ordinances forbidding loud animals to raise chickens in their central city neighborhood backyards. It's partly a way to cut out-of-pocket expenses.</p>