Arlington Arlington County Virginia Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ, Jan 11, 2012 | |
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    Arlington (Arlington County) Virginia Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens AllowedZONING ORDINANCES APPLY
    Roosters AllowedYes
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop Restrictionsmust be located no closer than 60 feet from the property line of an adjoining lot...
    City/Organization Contact name2100 Clarendon Blvd. Arlington, VA 22201 Tel: 703-228-3000 TTY: 703-228-4611
    Additional InformationThe Arlington County Code, section 2.1 prohibits fowl from trespassing on County property. Poultry keeping is a right on residential properties in Arligton County, VA. Zoning Code, section 5, et seq., Permitted Uses: Farming, livestock and poultry raising, and all uses commonly classed as agricultural, with no restrictions as to the operation of such vehicles or machinery as are incident to such uses, and with no restrictions as to the sale or marketing of products raised on the premises; provided, any livestock or poultry shall be kept in a building, structure or yard for the raising, housing or sale thereof which shall be located no less than one hundred (100) feet from any street or lot line; provided, further, that poultry shall not be allowed to roam at large.\\\"
    Link for more Informationhttp://www.arlingtonva.us/departments/CPHD/planning/zoning/CPHDPlanningZoningOrdinanceCode.aspx
    Information Last Updated2010-05-04 12:18:55

    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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