Newton New Jersey Chicken Ordinance

Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
Max Chickens Allowed
Roosters AllowedYes
Permit RequiredNo
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Additional Information20-20.12 Farm and Agricultural Uses. In the districts where farm and agricultural uses are permitted, the following additional provisions governing their use shall apply: a. Such uses are conducted upon a lot not less than five acres in area. b. No building or structure used for shelter or enclosure of fowl, game, horses, farm livestock, or adult dogs shall be closer to any property line than 200 feet. c. Buildings used for the shelter of fowl of any kind shall have a maximum usable floor area of 2,000 square feet for the first ten acres and 5,000 additional square feet for each additional acre.
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Information Last Updated2010-03-24 15:35:12

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