Delaware Ohio Chicken Ordinance

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Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
Max Chickens AllowedZOING/ACRERAGE RESTRICTIONS APPLY
Roosters AllowedNo
Permit RequiredNo
Coop Restrictions
City/Organization Contact nameCity of Delaware City Manager is Tom Homan #(740)203-1010
Additional InformationOrdinance 505.16 Any person who is the owner or has charge of any horses, mules, cattle, sheep, goats, swine or fowl shall provide a clean and dry shelter of such size as to permit an adequate bedding and feeding area. Animals housed in such shelter shall have direct access to an adjacent fenced area of not less than one acre per animal, for the purpose of feeding and exercising. Such fenced area and shelter shall be maintained in such sanitary condition that no person will be offended by any odors or pests caused by the keeping of such animals or fowl. The one acre fenced exercise area is not applicable to licensed veterinary hospitals or where animals are housed to participate in or be shown in competition. Passed 09-10-73
Link for more Informationhttp://www.conwaygreene.com/Delaware/lpext.dll?f=templates&fn=main-h.htm&2.0
Information Last Updated2010-03-23 00:00:00
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