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Are bees allowed? No. According to Title B, Chapter Six, Section 4.04 quoted below. No digital citation.

4.04 BOTHERSOME ANIMALS. To keep within the City such bothersome animals as barking dogs, bees, cattle, horses, swine and sheep which tend to disrupt the peace and good order of the community.

If a nuisance was called: Backyard beekeeping would be misdemeanor per above citation.

Additional notes: Citation above comes from email sent by James C. Martin.

Contact: James C. Martin

Department: Administration

Title: Assistant City Administrator

Email: jmartin@cityofeldridgeia.org

Phone: 563-285-3929

County: Scott