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De Soto Michigan Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ, Jan 11, 2012 | |
  1. LarryPQ
    De Soto Michigan Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens AllowedAGRICULTURAL ZONING ONLY
    Roosters AllowedYes
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsProximity, noise, sanitation, zoning restrictions apply.
    City/Organization Contact namehttp://www.desotomo.com/City Code/City of De Soto Code.pdf
    Additional Information\\\"Chapter 405, Zoning Regulations SECTION 405.030: DEFINITIONS AGRICULTURAL PROPERTY: Any land and easements and real and personal, including, but not limited to, buildings, structures, improvements, equipment and livestock, which isused or is to be used in the City of De Soto by residents for:1. The operation of a farm or ranch; 3. Grazing, feeding or the care of livestock, poultry or fish;\\\" Keeping poultry on residential properties is not permitted in Residential Districts (see Article III., Zoning Districts-Use and Regulations, sections 405.10, et seq. More particularly, residential districts are permitted only the following agricultural uses of the land: \\\"SECTION 405.110: 7. Agricultural uses such as field crops, truck gardening; berry or bush crops, tree crops;flower gardening; nurseries; orchards; aviaries; including a greenhouse but not including a salesroom or roadside stand.\\\"
    Link for more Informationhttp://www.desotomo.com/desoto_city_code.htm
    Information Last Updated2010-05-18 13:39:49

    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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