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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

Statesville North Carolina Chicken Ordinance

Statesville North Carolina Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsProximity, noise, sanitation, building, and noise restrictions apply. City/Organization Contact nameMAILING ADDRESS: PO Box 1111, Statesville, NC 28687-1111 | PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 301 S. Center Street 704.878.3583 PHONE | 704.878.3514 FAX Additional InformationThere seems to be no specific laws/ordinances regarding chickens for Statesville or Iredell County. Link for more... read more

Fayetteville North Carolina Chicken Ordinance

Fayetteville North Carolina Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed10 Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsMust be keep sanitary City/Organization Contact name433 Hay St. Fayetteville, NC 28301, (910)433-1FAY(1329) Additional InformationPer article III, Sec. 6-228. Keeping chickens or rabbits: Up to 10 hens may be kept on a home lot. Housing must be kept clean and there are rules for the disposal of manure. In a different section, residents are prohibited from keeping animals which are a nuisance or which... read more

Morrisville North Carolina Chicken Ordinance

Morrisville North Carolina Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions City/Organization Contact nameMorrisville, NC: 919-463-6200 Additional InformationMorrisville has adopted the Wake County, NC Animal Ordinance Code, which does not address poultry or chickens. Local neighborhood covenants may supercede the county ordinance. Link for more Informationhttp://www.amlegal.com/library/nc/wakecounty.shtml Information Last Updated2010-05-01 23:51:19 NOTE: This... read more

Lincolnton North Carolina Chicken Ordinance

Lincolnton North Carolina Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedZONING ORDINANCES APPLY. Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsProximity, noise, sanitation, and zoning restrictions apply. City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationAgricultural uses of land are only permitted on RURAL RESIDENTIAL properties. not more than one adult over six months of age per every 500 sq ft lot area Link for more Informationhttp://www.amlegal.com/library/nc/lincolnton_ldopdf.shtml Information Last Updated2010-05-04... read more

High Point North Carolina Chicken Ordinance

High Point North Carolina Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowednot more than one adult over six months of age per every 500 sq ft lot area Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsProximity, noise, sanitation, and zoning restrictions apply. City/Organization Contact namehttp://www.high-point.net/codes.cfm Additional InformationHigh Point Development Ordinance, Chapter 5, Zoning. section 9-5-2(sss) (3)Fowl:a.Where Required: AG, RS-40, RS-20, RS-15, RS-12, LI, and HI Districts. b.Minimum Area: The minimum lot... read more

Matthews North Carolina Chicken Ordinance

Matthews North Carolina Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsProximity, sanitation, noise, and zoning restrictions apply. City/Organization Contact nameTown Hall • 232 Matthews Station Street • Matthews, NC 28105 Phone: 704-847-4411 • Fax: 704-845-1964 Email: matthews@matthewsnc.com Additional InformationAlthough the town website does not provide the entire \\\"Unified Development Ordinance\\\", the draft chapter revision provides in its Definitions that a \\\"Farm,... read more

Wilmington North Carolina Chicken Ordinance

Wilmington North Carolina Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions10 square feet per fowl City/Organization Contact nameCity of Wilmington Code enforcement Micheal Allen Senior Code enforcement officer 910.341.3229 Michael.Allen@wilmingtonnc.gov Additional InformationSec. 6-2. Domestic fowl. (a) It shall be unlawful for the owner or keeper of any chicken or tame or domestic fowl of whatever description to permit such an animal to be or run at large within the... read more

Greensboro North Carolina Chicken Ordinance

Greensboro North Carolina Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedZero on lots less than 7000 sq feet, 4 on lots between 7000 and 12000 sq feet, 20 on lots over 12000 sq feet; One animal over six months of age per 3000 sq feet on any size lot Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsCoops and shelters for poultry shall be located behind the rear wall of the principal building. City/Organization Contact nameCity of Greensboro, NC 27401; (336)373-2489 Additional Information30-5-2.63. Poultry and bees (as accessory... read more

Weddington North Carolina Chicken Ordinance

Weddington North Carolina Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedZONING RESTRICTIONS APPLY Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsProximity, zoning, sanitation, and noise restrictions apply. City/Organization Contact nameTown of Weddington, NC; 1924 Weddington Rd, Weddington, NC 28104 :: 704-846-2709 Additional Informationhttp://www.co.union.nc.us/SearchResults/tabid/37/Default.aspx?xsq=chickens Sec. 58-52. R-80 single-family district. The R-80 single-family district is established for areas of very low... read more

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