Shoreview Minnesota Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ · Jan 11, 2012 ·
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    Shoreview Minnesota Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed4 hens or pullets if premises is under 2 acres. No rooster on premises this size. On 2 acres or more, a conditional use permit may be required for more than 4 hens/pullets. Roosters may be permitted if crowing is not a nuisance.
    Roosters AllowedYes
    Permit RequiredYes
    Coop RestrictionsChickens shall be fully contained on the property at all times through the use of fencing. Shelters must comply with all requirements of the Development Code concerning accessory structure and said structures shall not be placed in the front, side yard or side yard abutting a street on residential property. Said shelters shall be setback a minimum of 30-feet from an adjacent principal dwelling.
    City/Organization Contact nameCity of Shoreview (Municipal Code-Animal Licensing and Control) 4600 Victoria St N Shoreview, MN 55126 651-490-4900
    Additional InformationChapter 600, General Regulations, 601-6 through 601-7, allows for the maximum of 4 hens/pullets on residential property zoned R1 and RE, roosters are prohibited on parcels less than 2 acres and are conditional barring a crowing nuisance on a premises larger than 2 acres. Poultry must be properly contained and maintained at all times under city regulations for housing also listed under this ordinance. A permit to keep poultry is required. City of Shoreview Municipal Code Chapter 601-6 to 601-7.
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    Information Last Updated2010-04-13 14:26:11

    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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