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Fairfax California Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ, Jan 11, 2012 | |
  1. LarryPQ
    Fairfax California Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens AllowedZONING RESTRICTIONS APPLY-VERY SPECIFIC
    Roosters AllowedYes
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsYES- proximity, sanitation, zoning restrictions apply.
    City/Organization Contact name
    Additional InformationConditional uses in the RS-6 zone are as follows: (A) Agricultural uses, including crop and tree farming and viticulture, but not including the raising of animals or fowl for commercial purposes or the sale of any products on the premises; Conditional uses in the UR zone are as follows: (A) Agricultural uses, including crop and tree farming and viticulture, but not including the raising of animals or fowl for commercial purposes or the sale of any products on the premises; § 17.076.030 CONDITIONAL USES AND STRUCTURES. Conditional uses and structures in the RS-7.5 zone are as follows: (A) Agricultural uses, including crop and tree farming and viticulture, but not including the raising of animals or fowl for commercial purposes or the sale of any products on the premises; The following are conditional uses in the RD 5.5-7 zone: (A) Agricultural uses, including crop and tree farming and viticulture, but not including the raising of animals or fowl for commercial purposes or the sale of any products on the premises; § 6.16.050 FOWL; PERMITTED LOCATION. It is unlawful for any person to keep or cause or permit to be kept or fed, within 25 feet of any window or door of any residence or dwelling within the town, any pigeon, dove, chicken, duck, turkey, goose or other fowl, or to permit any such fowl to enter or remain in any creek or standing water or to run or go upon the premises of any other person within the town. (Prior Code, § 6.16.040) § 6.16.060 CLEANLINESS OF PENS AND STABLES. Any person maintaining any stable, corral, pen or coop for holding or confining any of the birds, fowl or animals mentioned in §§ 6.16.040 and 6.16.050 shall keep and maintain the same in a clean and sanitary condition. (Prior Code, § 6.16.050) § 6.16.070 SALE OF BABY RABBITS AND FOWL. (A) It is unlawful for any person to display, sell, offer for sale, barter or give away any baby chicks, rabbits, duckling or other fowl as pets or novelties, whether or not dyed, colored or otherwise artificially treated. (B) This section shall not be construed to prohibit the display or sale of natural chicks, rabbits, ducklings or other fowl in proper facilities by dealers, hatcheries or stores engaged in the business of selling the same to be raised for food purposes. (Prior Code, § 6.16.060)
    Link for more Informationhttp://www.amlegal.com/nxt/gateway....tes$fn=default.htm$3.0$vid=amlegal:fairfax_ca
    Information Last Updated2010-03-30 11:09:38

    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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