Bensalem Pennsylvania Chicken Ordinance

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Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
Max Chickens AllowedAGRICULTURALLY ZONED DISTRICT ONLY
Roosters AllowedNo
Permit RequiredNo
Coop RestrictionsYes. Proximity, sanititation, building, and zoning restrictions apply.
City/Organization Contact name
Additional InformationAgricultural or farm use, except piggery, provided that any building used for keeping or raising livestock or poultry shall be situated not less than 50 feet from any street line and not less than 25 feet from any other property line. This use may include one single-family dwelling. Residential agricultural use. The planting, growing, storing, harvesting of plants or crops for noncommercial consumption, and shall not include the use of rural animals. Rural animals. Nondomesticated farm and game animals, including, but not limited to, horses, pigs, cattle, deer, or chickens.
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Information Last Updated2010-03-29 16:53:28
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