Lacey Washington Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ, Jan 11, 2012 | Updated: May 12, 2012 | | |
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    Lacey Washington Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed20 per acre
    Roosters AllowedYes
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop Restrictionsnone specified
    City/Organization Contact nameCommunity Development Dept. (360) 491-5642 PO Box 3400 420 College Street SE Lacey, WA 98509-3400 Phone: 360-491-3214
    Additional InformationFor residential lots of under one acre: chickens up to 1 chicken per 1000sqft of lot size, no roosters.
    Link for more Informationhttp://www.ci.lacey.wa.us/city-government/municipal-code/zoning/agricultural-district/
    Information Last Updated2012-05-11 22:49:19

    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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  1. cblakley0531
    Thank you for posting this! I was just checking the ordinances on Thurston County (we are looking at house in Rochester) and it says chickens are PROHIBITED - can anyone confirm this for me or have anymore recent info than from 2012? It will BREAK my heart if I can't bring my chickens with me!
  2. UrbanGreenbean
    You can have a rooster if you live on more than 1 acre of land. The no rooster ordinance is for people who live on less than an acre.
  3. Chicksdigherbs
    Just checked on the Lacey city website and it does state that roosters are prohibited. Welcome to Lacey.
  4. DirtCreature
    thanks for this info, im about to move from rural olympia to lacey :( anyways... I was wondering about this, and need to take my chickens. I was surprised to find I could have a rooster. My neighbors would be very mad, so I wont, but didnt know.

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