Rankin County Mississippi Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ · Jan 11, 2012 · ·
  1. LarryPQ
    Rankin County Mississippi Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredYes
    Coop RestrictionsWill not give permit to build a coop in Residential zone-Proximity, noise, sanitation, building, and zoning restrictions apply
    City/Organization Contact namehttp://www.rankincounty.org/CD/images/Adopted Zoning Ordinance 3-7-07.pdf
    Additional InformationNo residential zoning in Rankin County allow chickens. Only one zone specifies chickens are allowed; In A-2. Board of supervisors can grant permission but when I looked into getting a permit to build a coop I was told I could not have the permit, fowl are not allowed in Residential zones. This includes all of Rankin County, towns of Flowood and Brandon.
    Link for more Informationhttp://www.rankincounty.org/
    Information Last Updated2010-06-04 15:18:24

    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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  1. chia50
    Moved to Florence at the end of the year and wishing to raise a dozen chickens at most, any new info?
    Where do I start in local information?

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