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Providence A Rhode Island Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ, Jan 11, 2012 | |
  1. LarryPQ
    Providence-A Rhode Island Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo
    Max Chickens Allowed
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop Restrictionsn/a
    City/Organization Contact nameCity Council Office 25 Dorrance Street Room 310 Providence, RI 02903-3215 (401) 521-7477
    Additional InformationSec. 4-4. - Keeping fowl. No owner or occupant of any dwelling house shall keep or permit to be kept, any live fowl, geese, ducks or pigeons in any dwelling house or in the cellar of any such house, nor shall any such fowl or pigeons be kept within the city limits. Sec. 10-110. - Provisions inapplicable to slaughtering for family use. The provisions of this article inclusive shall not apply to any person who slaughters or plucks poultry exclusively for his own or his family\\\'s use or to the premises where such slaughtering or plucking is done.
    Link for more Informationhttp://library.municode.com/index.aspx?clientId=11458&stateId=39&stateName=Rhode Island
    Information Last Updated2011-05-13 10:49:20

    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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