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1058 law / ordinance submissions by the BackYard Chickens community.

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

Miles City Montana Chicken Ordinance

  • by klew

Miles City Montana Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed6 Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions City/Organization Contact nameCity of Miles City, 406-234-3462 Additional InformationThe Urban Chicken Ordinance passed at the council meeting last night but could go back to committee for the particulars. They are discussing a coop restriction of 20 ft from your neighbor\'s home. I\'ll submit any changes if they are passed. Our Ordinances are not online but should be soon. The Ordinance states \"up to 6 chickens,... read more

zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz Arizona Chicken Ordinance

zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz Arizona Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions City/Organization Contact name Additional Information14-3. Consent required to keep animals within two hundred (200) feet of residences; exceptions as to household pets. No animal or fowl of any kind, except household pets, shall be kept or permitted in the City within a distance of two hundred (200) feet from the residence of any person, except the owner of the animal or fowl, or except the residence of... read more

ELK RIDGE Utah Chicken Ordinance

ELK RIDGE Utah Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed6 Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredYes Coop Restrictionscoop must be closer to your house than the neighbors and at least 25' from teh neighbors house City/Organization Contact namecity office 801-423-2300 Additional Information Link for more Informationhttp://www.sterlingcodifiers.com/codebook/index.php?book_id=456 Information Last Updated2011-05-06 14:01:21 NOTE: This information was submitted by a member of our chicken forum. Please make sure to double check that this... read more

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