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Rebecca Stark's four chickens have most of the backyard to roam on Friday. A measure to allow more hens is being considered by the cityÕs Housing, Neighborhood Services and Redevelopment policy committee.
Photo by Gabriel Christus/Aurora Sentinel

“I get three eggs a day with my four chickens, and it averages out to somewhere between 20 to 24 a week, depending upon production,” she said. “Most people I know who keep chickens in Aurora say it would be lovely if we could go up to six.”