Coventry Rhode Island Chicken Ordinance

By Coopa Cabana · Jan 11, 2012 · ·
  1. Coopa Cabana
    Coventry Rhode Island Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens AllowedNo limit given
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsNo coop restrictions given
    City/Organization Contact nameTown of Coventry, RI; 401-821-6400
    Additional InformationChapter 97.8 states regarding noise nuisance: B. The keeping or harboring of any dog or other animal or fowl, whether licensed or not, which habitually howls, yelps, barks or causes noises, which habitual howling, yelping, barking or causing noises is affirmed by persons in the neighborhood as provided in Subsection C of this section, is unlawful and is hereby declared to be a public nuisance. Each day that such condition continues shall constitute a separate offense. In essence there are no regulations that you cannot keep chickens. They just can\\\'t become a nuisance, which would rule out keeping roosters due to their crowing.
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    Information Last Updated2010-05-01 23:21:34

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  1. DreadElliot
    Coventry does place limits on the # of hens in certain zoning districts read ordinance.

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