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Grand Island Nebraska Chicken Ordinance

By catnip, Jan 11, 2012 | |
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    Grand Island Nebraska Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed4 hens per acre, min. one acre to keep chickens
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsAll enclosures and restraints required by ยง5-15 which are used to confine rabbits, birds, chickens shall be at least fifteen (15) feet from any privately-owned property abutting the owner's property.
    City/Organization Contact nameCity of Grand Island, NE 308-385-5444, ext. 130
    Additional InformationCity Code Chapter 5 section 5-18(B) states: No person, except for commercial retail establishments that offer live fowl (including chickens) for retail sale and governmental and/or non-profit educational facilities, shall keep or maintain on his or her property any fowl (including chicken hens) in a number that exceeds four (4) per one acre with a minimum of land being one (1) acre (i.e., two acres may be occupied by eight (8) fowl).
    Link for more Informationhttp://city.grand-island.com/departments/Legal/CityCode/ref_code_index.htm
    Information Last Updated2010-06-15 13:14:50

    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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