City of Brookhaven


Consideration and Approval of an Ordinance to Amend Section 32 of Chapter 5 - Animals of the City of Brookhaven Code of Ordinances to Allow for the Keeping of Domestic Fowl and for the Keeping of Bees; and for Other Purposes


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Meeting History

Jun 29, 2017 7:00 PM Video City Council Regular Meeting

Mayor Ernst introduced the item and recognized City Attorney Chris Balch. Mr. Balch explained that the ordinance was to address the limits for keeping domestic animals and bees. The ordinance was similar to the surrounding cities in the area. He explained the measurement that was required for animals and hives kept on properties.

Mayor Ernst opened the Public Comment.

MOVER:Bates Mattison, Mayor Pro Tem / District 3
SECONDER:John Park, District 2
AYES:Linley Jones, John Park, Bates Mattison, Joe Gebbia