Orem Utah Chicken Ordinance

Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
Max Chickens Allowed20
Roosters AllowedNo
Permit RequiredNo
Coop Restrictionschickens must be kept in a predator-resistant coop or chicken tractor at least 10 feet from all property lines at night; the enclosure must be cleaned regularly
City/Organization Contact nameOrem City 56 North State Street Orem, Utah 84057 Phone: 801.229.7000 • Fax: 801.229.7031
Additional InformationThe number of hens that can be kept is based on lot size. 5,000sqft = 2 hens 30,000sqft = 12 hens 1 acre = 20 hens Chickens may not roam free in an unfenced yard. slaughtering of chickens is prohibited. No rooster are allowed.
Link for more Information
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700011651/Chickens-welcome-on-small-residential-lots-in-Orem.html , http://www.sltrib.com/utahcounty/ci_14463177
City Code: http://exe.orem.org/CityCode/chap_22.pdf
Information Last Updated2010-03-17 00:00:00

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