Lansing Michigan Chicken Ordinance

Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
Max Chickens Allowed5
Roosters AllowedNo
Permit RequiredNo
Coop RestrictionsMust keep chickens on the owners property and cannot harbor rodents
City/Organization Contact nameMike Bryanton, Ingham County Clerk [email protected]
Additional InformationOrdinance adopted 10/13/2009. Regulation is at the county level, the city defers to the county for animal control ordinance. Coops must be kept 10 feet from property line, and 40 feet from any other adjacent residential structure unless written permission is given from the neighbors. Slaughtering is prohibited.
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Information Last Updated2010-03-27 21:56:49

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