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Pikeville Kentucky Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ, Jan 11, 2012 | |
  1. LarryPQ
    Pikeville Kentucky Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens AllowedZONING ORDINACES APPLY
    Roosters AllowedYes
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsProximity, noise, zoning, sanitation restrictions apply.
    City/Organization Contact name
    Additional Informationsec. 156-100 Permits the \\\"agricultural use\\\" of the land in R-1 Residential Districts. An \\\"[a]GRICULTURAL USE\\\" is defined as: \\\"The preservation of land in itsnatural state; or the use of a tract of five (5) contiguous acres for the production ofagricultural or horticultural crops, including but not limited to, livestock, livestockproducts, poultry, poultry products...\\\" So, 5 acres of land are required to keep chickens in Pikeville, KY
    Link for more Informationhttp://www.egovlink.com/public_docu...epartment/Land Usage Ordnances/Land Usage.pdf
    Information Last Updated2010-04-28 11:39:36

    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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