Hendersonville North Carolina Chicken Ordinance

By hrtgtrkys&chicks, Jan 11, 2012 | |
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    Hendersonville North Carolina Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsThe chicken or fowl house must be used for chickens or fowl only and it must be well ventilated, with one square foot of window to 15 square feet of floor space. All walls must be whitewashed twice yearly
    City/Organization Contact nameCity Of Hendersonville,828-697-3010
    Additional InformationArticle II, section 10-70 Each person keeping chickens and fowl within the city shall comply with the following rules and regulations: (1) The chicken or fowl house and run must be enclosed, and the chickens or fowl kept within it at all times. (2) The chicken or fowl house must be used for chickens or fowl only and it must be well ventilated, with one square foot of window to 15 square feet of floor space. All walls must be whitewashed twice yearly. (3) The run must be well drained so there will be no accumulation of moisture. (4) The floor of the house and run must be lined at least twice weekly from May 1 to October 1 of each year. (5) The floor of the chicken or fowl house and run shall be cleaned daily in a manner approved by the health department and all droppings and body excretions shall be removed daily and placed in a flyproof covered container by the owner or holder of the permit.
    Link for more Informationhttp://library1.municode.com/default-test/home.htm?infobase=10907&doc_action=whatsnew
    Information Last Updated2010-03-29 13:48:05

    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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