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Are bees allowed?  Per Zoning. Code is located online here: http://www.cityofjohnston.com/DocumentCenter/View/296

Yes, number of hives depends on size of lot.

If a nuisance was called: If neighbors called for a nuisance that prevented a reasonable use of their property, they would have a valid claim.

Additional notes: Updated 4/3/2023

Contact: David Wilwerding

Department: Community Development

Title: Director

Email: dwilwerding@cityofjohnston.com

Phone: 515-727-7775

County: Polk