Smyrna Tennessee Chicken Ordinance

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Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
Max Chickens AllowedPROPERTY MUST BE ZONED FOR AGRICULTURAL
Roosters AllowedNo
Permit RequiredNo
Coop RestrictionsYou can not have a coop within 1,000 feet of residences or a public road.
City/Organization Contact nameTown of Smyrna, Tennessee 315 South Lowry Street - Smyrna, Tennessee 37167 615-459-2553
Additional InformationSection 10-102 of the Town of Smyrna Municipal Code states that you can not keep domestic fowl or livestock within 1,000 feet of residences or public roads. This means that backyard chickens are not allowed, and the only way to keep chickens legally is to have a large farm that is zoned for agriculture.
Link for more Informationhttp://www.townofsmyrna.org/codes-PDF/subsite/PDF/smyrna.t10.pdf
Information Last Updated2010-03-18 00:00:00
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