Frederick Maryland Chicken Ordinance

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Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
Max Chickens AllowedZONING RESTRICTIONS APPLY
Roosters AllowedNo
Permit RequiredNo
Coop RestrictionsUnknown
City/Organization Contact nameFrederick City Hall, info@cityoffrederick.com, Public Information Officer #: 301-600-1385
Additional InformationOrdinance 3-1A differentiates animals between dogs, cats, fowl, livestock or swine to separate the categories. Section 3-8 prohibits livestock specifically with noted exceptions. Since livestock was separately listed from fowl in 3-1A, the keeping of chickens is left unclear for Frederick City.
Link for more Informationhttp://www.cityoffrederick.com/cms/files/charter/data/level3/PII_C3_AI.html
Information Last Updated2010-03-22 00:00:00
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