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You can make reports of unsanitary conditions caused by pigeons, including odor and excessive droppings on:

  • Window ledges
  • Sidewalks
  • Exteriors of commercial and residential properties

You cannot make complaints about pigeon droppings from:

  • Street lamps
  • Telephone or utility poles
  • Overpasses
  • Bridges
  • Transportation facilities
  • Public parks

It is not illegal to keep or feed pigeons, but a violation may be issued for failing to clean up unsanitary conditions that result from this activity. 

Property owners are required to clean up unsanitary pigeon conditions on or originating from their property. You must provide the name and full address of the property owner for the City to take action.

In addition, if someone is keeping or feeding pigeons and creates an unsanitary condition, you can make a complaint. You must provide the name and full address of the person housing or feeding the pigeons.

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