Norcross Georgia Chicken Ordinance

By Elite Silkies · Jan 11, 2012 ·
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    Norcross Georgia Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens AllowedUnknown; Nuisance Ordinance
    Roosters AllowedYes
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsYes
    City/Organization Contact name
    Additional Information(5) Noisy animals or birds. Anyone who keeps or maintains an animal or bird that unreasonably disturbs the comfort or repose of any person because the animal or bird is emitting frequent or long-continued sound or noise, and who continues to keep, maintain or allow any animal or birds to so disturb the comfort or repose of any person shall be deemed in violation of this section; provided, that the person keeping or maintaining the animal or bird has been first notified in writing by certified mail, return receipt requested, by the complaining party that this animal or bird being kept by the addressee is unreasonably disturbing his comfort or repose. This section shall be liberally construed to accomplish the objective thereof and the person making this written notification need not use the exact words of this section to the addressee so long as the notification sufficiently informs the addressee of the nature of the disturbing noise emitted by the animal or bird. Upon receipt of a certified letter notifying the person keeping or maintaining such animal or bird, such person shall be required to immediately comply with this section. This section shall not apply to horses, livestock, poultry or other farm animals, provided they are maintained in accordance with subsection 115-78(b)(8) of the City zoning ordinances. Livestock means and includes cattle, horses, goats, sheep, swine and other hoofed animals; poultry, ducks, geese and other live fowl; and rabbits, mink, foxes and other fur or hide-bearing animals customarily bred or raised in captivity for the harvesting of their skins; whether owned or kept for pleasure, utility or sale. (5) The keeping of animals or fowl, except under the following conditions: all housing, enclosures or any other areas used by animals shall be clean, well-drained and free from the accumulation of excrement, maintaining a dangerous or diseased animal or fowl, and shall be maintained in accordance with subsection 115-78(b)(8) of the City zoning ordinances.
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    Information Last Updated2010-03-31 01:01:25

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