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1036 law / ordinance submissions by the BackYard Chickens community.

Woodland California Chicken Ordinance

Woodland California Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowedsix Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictionsmaintained in a clean and sanitary pen or structure City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationSec. 3-4-3. Keeping of chickens, pigeons or rabbits. It is unlawful for any person to keep or maintain within the city, or permit to be kept or maintained upon land belonging to such person, any chickens, pigeons or rabbits except as follows: A total of not more that six chicken hens or six pigeons or a... read more

Natick Massachusetts Chicken Ordinance

Natick Massachusetts Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Alloweddepends on licence Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredYes Coop Restrictions50ft from residence; 15ft from property boundary City/Organization Contact nameTown of Natick Heath Department 13 East Central Street Natick, MA 01760 (508) 647-6460 Additional InformationLicence is $50/year. You have to apply for a licence, and appear before the Board. They will notify your abutters and give them an opportunity to object. An objection does not necessarily mean your licence... read more

BRENTWOOD California Chicken Ordinance

BRENTWOOD California Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed24 Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions"Chicken houses, rabbit hutches, and similar accessory structures provided for the housing of smaller animals shall be set back not less than sixty feet from the front property line or any street line, and shall be not less than forty feet from any side or rear property line." City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationLimit of 24 small animals, including poultry. Coops must be 60 feet from street line... read more

marinette Wisconsin Chicken Ordinance

marinette Wisconsin Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationMay be changing! Link for more Informationhttp://ehextra.com/main.asp?SectionID=12&SubSectionID=35&ArticleID=8753 Information Last Updated2011-03-29 22:52:47 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 with raising chickens. You can read more info... read more

Rocky Ripple (village in India Indiana Chicken Ordinance

Rocky Ripple (village in India Indiana Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions City/Organization Contact nameRocky Ripple Town Hall 930 West 54th Street Rocky Ripple, Ind. 46208 317-257-7962 Additional InformationTown Ordinance 2-3-4 Sec. 2: It shall be unlawful for any person to own or harbor a vicious, fierce, or dangerous animal or for any person to own, keep, or harbor upon his premises within the corporate limits of the Town of Rocky Ripple any cow, pig, bull,... read more

Silt Colorado Chicken Ordinance

Silt Colorado Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed3 Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredYes Coop RestrictionsHeight restriction 7 feet, size restriction not more than 34 square feet - at least four square feet per chicken. Must be in back yard. City/Organization Contact nameSheila McIntyre, Town Clerk sheila@townofsilt.org Additional Information6.08.017 - Chickens may be kept or maintained, subject to the following conditions: A. Except as otherwise provided for in the Agricultural-Rural (AG) District, no more than three... read more

Glenwood Springs Colorado Chicken Ordinance

Glenwood Springs Colorado Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsNA City/Organization Contact nameRobin Unsworth, City Clerk (970) 384-6403 (office) (970) 945-5023 (fax) robin.unsworth@cogs.us Additional Information100.020.020 Keeping of chickens, ducks, turkeys or geese is prohibited. Link for more Informationhttp://www.ci.glenwood-springs.co.us/code/html/100.htm Information Last Updated2011-03-28 00:41:35 NOTE: This information was submitted by a member of our... read more

Rifle Colorado Chicken Ordinance

Rifle Colorado Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsMust be enclosed. City/Organization Contact nameLisa Cain, City Clerk 202 Railroad Ave Rifle, CO 81650 Phone: (970) 665-6405 Fax: (970) 665-6402 Additional Information7-6-330(b) Two chickens or ducks may be kept per single family residence. 7-6-340 Enclosure must be kept sanitary. Manure must be stored in tightly covered container regularly removed from property \"unless environmentally acceptable alternative is... read more

New Castle Colorado Chicken Ordinance

New Castle Colorado Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedNo restriction Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsFowl must be enclosed. Enclosure must be more than 25 feet from any dwelling, business, or street. City/Organization Contact nameTown of New Castle 450 West Main Street New Castle, CO 81647 Phone 970-984-2311 Fax: 970-984-2716 E-mail info@newcastlecolorado.org Additional Information6.08.080 Not more than 1 fowl for each 9 square feet of enclosed area exclusive of shelter/coop. No limit to... read more

Woodbury New Jersey Chicken Ordinance

Woodbury New Jersey Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions City/Organization Contact name Additional Information202-4 Defines chickens as livestock 202-73 prohibits livestock in residential districts Link for more Informationhttp://www.ecode360.com/?custId=WO0578 Information Last Updated2011-03-27 18:54:40 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 with... read more

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