FAQ Topic: City Ordinances

Can residents have chickens in Oakwood?

Raising and keeping chickens is not permitted in the city of Oakwood. Residents who have chickens on their property for any purpose are in violation of this ordinance. Violations should be reported to the Code Enforcement Officer by calling (937) 297-2920.

What are the city’s rules about pets?

Residential properties may have up to four kennel pets over the age of 4 months (kennel pets means cats or dogs). Dogs must be securely leashed and under the reasonable control of the owner whenever on public sidewalks, streets, or other public rights-of-way. Exceptions are made for service animals and dogs using the Creager Field … Continued

Where can I obtain a copy of city ordinances?

Official City ordinances are available through the office of the Clerk of Council, located in the Oakwood City Building, 30 Park Avenue, Oakwood, Ohio 45419. For the convenience of the public, online versions are also available:  City Ordinances

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