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Jefferson Wisconsin Chicken Ordinance

By stevetone, Jan 11, 2012 | |
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    Jefferson Wisconsin Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed4
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsThe chickens shall be provided with a covered enclosure and must be kept in the covered enclosure or in a fenced enclosure at all times.
    City/Organization Contact nameCity Hall - (920) 674-7700; www.jeffersonwis.com
    Additional Information§ 113-23 Poultry. A. Resident landowners shall be allowed to keep up to four chickens, provided that: (1) The principal use is a single-family dwelling for the parcel or lot. (2) No roosters or noisy fowl will be kept. See § 197-8J of this Code. (3) No slaughtering of any chickens shall take place within the municipal limits. (4) The chickens shall be provided with a covered enclosure and must be kept in the covered enclosure or in a fenced enclosure at all times pursuant to §§ 113-19 and 113-20 of this Code. (5) No coup, enclosure or pen may be placed within 15 feet from any lot line. B. This article shall take effect after posting and publication, as required by law. C. The adoption of this article shall remove \"poultry\" as a prohibited accessory use under § 300-13B of this Code.
    Link for more Informationhttp://ecode360.com/?custId=JE2120
    Information Last Updated2010-05-14 07:27:48

    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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