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Gilroy California Chicken Ordinance

Gilroy California Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsNone City/Organization Contact nameGilroy City Hall, Gilroy, CA (408)846-0400 Additional InformationChapter 4 section 20 says no chickens allowed on any premises within the city that have not been zoned for agricultural use. Link for more Informationhttp://www.codepublishing.com/ca/gilroy/html/Gilroy04.html#4.20 Information Last Updated2010-04-14 00:36:34 NOTE: This information was submitted by a member of our... read more

Murfreesboro Tennessee Chicken Ordinance

Murfreesboro Tennessee Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed6 Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsProximity, noise, sanitation, zoning restrictions apply. Roosters allowed, so long as 2,000 feet away from residence. City/Organization Contact nameMurfreesboro City Planner 615-893-6441 http://murfreesborotn.gov/uploadedFiles/government/Legal/Charter%20122308.pdf Additional InformationChickens allowed for the folloiwing zoned parcels. RS 15 RS 12 RS 10 RS 8 RS 4 RD RM 12 RM 16 RM 22 RZ PAGE... read more

Mukilteo Washington Chicken Ordinance

Mukilteo Washington Chicken OrdinanceAre Chickens Allowed in this locationyesMax Chickens Allowed2-4Roosters AllowedNoPermit RequiredNoCoop RestrictionsCity/Organization Contact nameCity of Mukilteo11930 Cyrus WayMukilteo, WA 98275Phone: 425.263.8000Additional InformationThis page of the Mukilteo Municipal Code is current through Ordinance 1305, passed May 7, 2012. 6.16.050-unlawful to harbor more than four, less than two chickens. (exception to 6.18.020)Link for more Informationhttp://codepublishing.com/wa/mukilteo/Information Last Updated2010-04-08 11:29:20NOTE:... read more

Kennewick Washington Chicken Ordinance

Kennewick Washington Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed3+ with permit Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsSanitation, noise, proximity, and zoning restrictions apply. City/Organization Contact namehttp://www.ci.kennewick.wa.us/City_Clerk/KMC/18.12.pdf City of Kennewick 210 West Sixth Avenue Post Office Box 6108 Kennewick WA 99336-0108 Phone (509) 585-4273 Fax (509) 585-4424 Additional InformationKennewick allows keeping chickens in only the RS (residential zone). Up to 3 chickens, no roosters are... read more

Lake Forest Park Washington Chicken Ordinance

Lake Forest Park Washington Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this location Yes Max Chickens Allowed 8 for the first 10,000sf lot, 1 additional for every 2,500sf Roosters Allowed No Permit Required No Coop Restrictions Shelter/Tractor must be at least 10' from any residential structure on an adjacent lot; Chicken tractors/coop/runs must not exceed 120 sq ft unless a building permit is... read more

Long Beach California Chicken Ordinance

Long Beach California Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed1-20, lot size restrictions. Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsProximity, sanitation, zoning, and noise restrictions apply. City/Organization Contact namehttp://www.longbeach.gov/acs/animal_enforcement/muni.asp Long Beach Animal Care Services (ACS) Bureau Address: P.D. Pitchford Companion Animal Village 7700 East Spring Street Long Beach, CA 90815 Office Phone: (562) 570-7387 Email: animalcare@longbeach.gov Internet:... read more

Old Bridge New Jersey Chicken Ordinance

Old Bridge New Jersey Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed0, unless lot size > 5 acres--Right to farm--ZONING RESTRICTIONS APPY Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions250' from property line. Proximity, sanitation, noise, and zoning restricitions apply. City/Organization Contact nameOld Bridge Township Clerk -(732) 721-5600 Ext. 2200 Additional InformationD. Cows and other animals. No person shall keep any cows or other animals, excluding common household pets, except on lots greater than five acres. The... read more

Bothell Washington Chicken Ordinance

Bothell Washington Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this location Yes Max Chickens Allowed 1 Chicken per 1 sq foot of coop structure Roosters Allowed No Permit Required No Coop Restrictions 1 chicken per 1 sq foot of coop. City/Organization Contact name Bothell City Hall 18305 101st Ave. NE Bothell, WA 98011 425.486.3256 Main City of Bothell line Additional... read more

Lousville Colorado Chicken Ordinance

Lousville Colorado Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowednone - but up to three ducks, geese, or turkeys allowed Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsNA City/Organization Contact nameCity of Lousiville info@louisvilleco.gov 303-666-6565 749 Main Street Louisville CO 80027 Additional InformationTitle 1 Chapter 6 Livestock Sec. 6.16.020. Keeping of certain animals prohibited. A. It is unlawful for any person to maintain or to keep any cattle, sheep, goats, swine, chickens, horses or other livestock... read more

Willis Texas Chicken Ordinance

Willis Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed4 square feet per chicken Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions20 feet from adjoining residences. Sanitation, noise, zoning, and proximity restrictions apply. City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationSec. 10-5. - Coops or yards for fowls. All persons raising chickens and other fowls within the city shall keep the chickens and other fowl confined in suitable coops or in yards properly fenced so as to prevent the chickens and other fowl from... read more

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