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City Hall Closed Wednesday, April 24, for Move

City Hall Closed Wednesday, April 24, for Move

City Hall will be closed on Wednesday, April 24, 2024, so staff can move from the current, leased offices to the new, permanent building.

The final day of operations at 3 Quail Creek Center will be Tuesday, April 23.

City Hall will reopen at 360 N. Main St. at 7 a.m. on Thursday, April 25.

A ribbon cutting and open house is planned for Tuesday, May 14, from 4:30 to 6 p.m.

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Chickens? Permitted (with a Permit).

North Liberty allows Gallus gallus domesticus — better known as chickens — in single-family and zero-lot-line duplexes residential zones, permitted that potential chicken keepers apply for and receive a permit annually.

To apply, residents must comply with city ordinance including:

  • Take a class on raising chickens in an urban setting, such as the Backyard Chicken Certification Course offered by the Indian Creek Nature Center.
  • Have a coop with 4 to 12 square feet per chicken that complies with setbacks and other code
  • Get permission from their landlord and homeowners’ association, if applicable
  • Limit their flock to no more than six hens with clipped wings

Permits are good from Jan. 1 to Dec. 31 each year and must be renewed within 30 days of expiration.

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