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Westerly Rhode Island Chicken Ordinance

Westerly Rhode Island Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed35 Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictionsno closer than 100 feet to a running or natural water source City/Organization Contact nameCity of WEsterly: Town Manager: Steven T. Hartford 401-348-2530 shartford@westerly.org Chief of Staff: Sharon Ahern, Esq 401-348-2622 sahern@westerly.org Assessor: Charles E. Vacca 401-348-2541 vacca@westerly.org Board of Canvassers: Cathy... read more

Walla Walla Washington Chicken Ordinance

Walla Walla Washington Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed50 Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsThe coop must be \"further enclosed by a fence\" and \"shall be located no closer than fifty (50) feet from any property line\" City/Organization Contact nameMain city number: (509) 527-3772 Additional InformationWalla Walla Municipal Code 20.130.020 states that: Possession of animals for individual domestic purposes not including commercial operations shall conform to the minimum standards below. When minimum... read more

Cedar Hill Texas Chicken Ordinance

Cedar Hill Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed25 per acre for Educational Purposes only; Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsUnknown City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationSec. 3-47. Certain farm animals may be kept for educational purposes. Certain farm animals including rabbits, poultry, sheep, swine, goats, horses and cattle may be housed, pastured and fed within the city limits and the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the city for certain educational purposes. (Code 1976, § 3-41;... read more

Burnet Texas Chicken Ordinance

Burnet Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed5 no closer than 50' of any dwelling; 6 or more must have a distance of 200' or greater Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsYes City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationSec. 14-32. Running at large. (a) Responsible party. It shall be unlawful for any person who owns, keeps, harbors or otherwise has control over any animal within the city to allow or permit such animal to run or be at large within the city. Sec. 14-36. Nuisance animals. (a)... read more

Burleson Texas Chicken Ordinance

Burleson Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedUnknown; Nuisance Ordinance Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsYes City/Organization Contact name Additional Information(c) Livestock and fowl. Livestock and fowl, that are kept, owned or harbored within a land use zoning classification allowing same shall constitute a nuisance if any such animal is kept, fenced, stabled, or pastured within 100 feet of an occupied building. The term \"occupied building\" as used herein shall mean a building occupied by... read more

Bunker Hill Village Texas Chicken Ordinance

Bunker Hill Village Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions City/Organization Contact name Additional Information§ 7.12. Hoofed animals and fowl. No hoofed animals or fowl shall be domiciled in the city. (Ord. No. 92-130, § 12, 12-15-92) Link for more Informationhttp://library7.municode.com/default-test/home.htm?infobase=12277&doc_action=whatsnew Information Last Updated2010-03-31 20:30:26 NOTE: This information was submitted by a member of our chicken forum.... read more

Brownwood Texas Chicken Ordinance

Brownwood Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedUnknown; Nuisance Ordinance Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsMust be constructed no closer than 150\' of any lot line City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationSec. 14-222. Running at large; herding. (a) It shall be unlawful for any person to own, keep or be in control of any livestock and farm animal which runs at large within the city limits, including, but not limited to, horses, mules, cows, sheep, swine, goats, geese, chickens,... read more

Brownsville Texas Chicken Ordinance

Brownsville Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedUnknown; Nuisance Ordinance Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsShall not be within 50\' of any dwelling City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationSec. 10-62. Keeping nuisance animals. The keeping of any animal within the city or in territory outside the city limits adjacent thereto and within 5,000 feet thereof in such manner or under such conditions as to cause a hazard or danger to the public health or which produce noxious odors or... read more

Bridge City Texas Chicken Ordinance

Bridge City Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedZONING RESTRICTIONS APPLY Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsProximity, noise, sanitiation, and zoning restrictions apply. City/Organization Contact name Additional Information- Location restrictions. It shall be unlawful for the owner, possessor or keeper of any cow, bull, steer, calf, horse, mule, sheep, goat, or poultry to keep or possess them within 100 feet of any residence or within 100 feet of any church, school or hospital. -... read more

Bowie Texas Chicken Ordinance

Bowie Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed2 hens; 1 rooster may be kept no closer than 150' of any dwelling other than the owners Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsYes City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationSec. 2.402 Fowl (a) Generally. The keeping of fowl such as roosters, ducks, turkeys, geese, peacocks, guineas, or other such loud fowl within the city limits, in any pen, coop or enclosure that is within one hundred fifty (150) feet of any residence (other than the owner\'s),... read more

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