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American Fork Utah Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ · Jan 11, 2012 · Updated May 7, 2013 ·
  1. LarryPQ
    American Fork Utah Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens AllowedNot specified
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredYes, $15 fee
    Coop Restrictionsnone
    City/Organization Contact nameCity Administration Building 51 East Main Street American Fork, UT 84003 Phone: (801)763-3000
    Additional Information
    • $15 Permit Fee
    • $75 for Infractions
    If the lot is 10,000 square feet, six chickens are allowed; for a 9,000 square foot lot, five are permitted; for 8,000 square feet, the number is four; and for 7,000 square feet, the individual may keep up to three chickens.

    It is unlawful for any person to permit or allow any such animal or fowl to trespass on the property of another, alleys or public grounds of the city. If a chicken (or any other animal) dies, you must dispose of its carcass within 10 hours. They cannot be buried within the closely inhabited portion of the city.
    Link for more Information
    http://www.heraldextra.com/afcitize...cle_d286bdb0-f186-11e1-b2e3-0019bb2963f4.html (This is the only link that was easily accesible)

    http://afcity.org/Portals/0/2012-08-26 - Chickens and Bees.pdf
    Information Last Updated2013-05-07

    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 about checking local laws here..

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