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Taylorsville Utah Chicken Ordinance

Taylorsville Utah Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedDepends on Lot Size Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredYes Coop RestrictionsYes City/Organization Contact nameCity of Taylorsville City Hall 2600 West Taylorsville Boulevard Taylorsville, Utah 84118 Phone: 801-963-5400 Fax: 801-963-7891 Additional InformationSee the URL for all applicable information regarding restrictions. Link for more Informationhttp://www.sterlingcodifiers.com/codebook/getBookData.php?section_id=628115 Information Last Updated2011-06-16... read more

Green Bay Wisconsin Chicken Ordinance

Green Bay Wisconsin Chicken Ordinance   Are Chickens Allowed in this location Yes Max Chickens Allowed 4 Roosters Allowed No License Required Yes ($5 annually)  Coop Restrictions Chickens cannot be kept in a principal structure (home or business) past 8 weeks of age, chickens must be contained and cannot be housed in a front or side yard. Coop must be kept at least 25 ft from any neighboring principal structures. City/Organization Contact name Anita Raleigh -- Green Bay City Deputy Clerk... read more

Manalapan New Jersey Chicken Ordinance

  • by AmyQ

Manalapan New Jersey Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedNo rules Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsNone City/Organization Contact nameCalled township to verify (Manalapan Township) Additional InformationThere are no ordinances on the books regarding chickens so as long as they are clean and neighbors aren\'t complaining about noise (like roosters) there are no issues! Link for more Information Information Last Updated2011-06-14 19:20:33 NOTE: This information was submitted by a member of our chicken... read more

Anchorage Alaska Chicken Ordinance

Anchorage Alaska Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed5 for 6000 sq ft lot, +1 for each additional 1000 sq ft Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsMinimum of 10 feet from property line City/Organization Contact name Additional Information Link for more Informationhttp://community.adn.com/?q=adn/node/156678 Information Last Updated2011-06-13 14:38:36 NOTE: This information was submitted by a member of our chicken forum. Please make sure to double check that this information is accurate before you proceed... read more

City of Plattsburgh New York Chicken Ordinance

City of Plattsburgh New York Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions City/Organization Contact nameDoug Butdorf, Chair of the Plattsburgh Community Garden Group (http://PlattsburghCommunityGarden.org, is working to change the city charter\'s in a manner that will create a well-crafted chicken ordinance. Additional InformationZoning Definitions: Capter 270 LIVESTOCK- Farm animals kept for use, for propagation, or for intended profit or gain and without limiting the... read more

East Haven Connecticut Chicken Ordinance

  • by jenB

East Haven Connecticut Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedNo limit on properties over 2ac, 20 on less than 2acres Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions2+acres, 50feet from property line, 2-acres 20feet from property line City/Organization Contact namePlanning & Zoning Department 250 Main Street, East Haven, CT. 06512 203–468–3349 Additional InformationPermitted in all zones. Section 24.1A (a)Farms, trucks, gardens, forestry and the keeping of livestock and poultry, provided that no livestock or... read more

Boonville North Carolina Chicken Ordinance

Boonville North Carolina Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowedunknown Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictionsno City/Organization Contact nameBoonville Town Hall - 336-367-7941 Additional InformationI called Town Hall and asked if chickens were allowed in our town. They said \"yes\" then I asked if roosters were allowed and again, they said \"yes\". I did not ask about the amount of chickens allowed. Link for more Information Information Last Updated2011-06-01 09:39:46 NOTE: This information was... read more

Pukalani Hawaii Chicken Ordinance

Pukalani Hawaii Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions20 feet from residence City/Organization Contact nameHawaiiBackyardChickens (Yahoo Group) Additional InformationOrd 3109 subsection 2 Chap 6.04 \"two chickens are allowed per household\". also see http://co.maui,hi.us/planning/rules.htm Personal communication with owner of the only hatchery in Hawaii, Mr Asagi, @ asagihatchery.com confirms that Maui follows Honolulu rules. A proposed ordinance in 2003 was discussed... read more

Prescott Arizona Chicken Ordinance

Prescott Arizona Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedNone specified Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsChickens must be "physically secure." No space requirements. City/Organization Contact namePrescott City Clerk, 928-777-1272, http://www.cityofprescott.net/leadership/code/ Additional InformationOrdinance 5-3-1 relates to the \"Regulation of Animals\" and contains all relevant rules regarding chickens within city limits. Link for more... read more

McMinnville Oregon Chicken Ordinance

McMinnville Oregon Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed2 per 5000 sq ft, 1000 sq ft for each additional Bird Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsNo City/Organization Contact nameCity of McMinnville, Oregon 503-434-7311 Additional Information17.54.140 Keeping of Animals in a Residential Zone. It is not permissible to keep exotic, dangerous or wild animals as domestic pets. This includes any mammal, fowl, fish or any other species not commonly considered as pets or commonly raised for food or... read more

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