Gatineau council contemplates allowing backyard chickens and bees - Ottawa - CBC News

By CBC News Ottawa, January 31, 2017

Gatineau residents could soon collect their own eggs and make their own honey if councillors agree to change the city's laws

.A proposal to allow urban chickens and bees is headed to city council Feb. 14.

It would allow 10 community-based urban chicken coops, 40 chicken coops at individual urban homes and 15 beekeeping projects, as long as they were for recreational reasons, educational reasons or their products were only for personal consumption.

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