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Franklin County Ohio Chicken Ordinance

By frequently_lucid, Jan 11, 2012 | |
  1. frequently_lucid
    Franklin County Ohio Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo
    Max Chickens Allowed
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop Restrictions
    City/Organization Contact namePaul Eberts or Joe Bailey, zoning inspectors, 614-462-3094
    Additional InformationZoning ordinance 110.011 prohibits poultry husbandry and poultry production, as agricultural use, on lots under 1 acre in unincorporated Franklin County. Platted lots between 1 and 5 acres are also prohibited -- see the code for their definition of \"platted\". Both zoning inspectors consider even 1 chicken to be agriculture. They will not consider chickens to be pets. A zoning variance can be applied for, but the application alone costs $350 and there is an approval process to be followed, including hearings etc.
    Link for more Informationhttp://www.franklincountyohio.gov/commissioners/edp/zoning/ZoningResolutionUpdated20104.21.10.pdf
    Information Last Updated2010-05-30 11:44:31

    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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