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Spokane Washington Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ, Jan 11, 2012 | |
  1. LarryPQ
    Spokane Washington Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed1per 2000 sq ft of land
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsNo structure or enclosure for animals or poultry other than fencing or grazing land may be located less than ninety feet either from the centerline of any street nor from any adjoining lot.
    City/Organization Contact nameCity of Spokane, (509) 755-CITY, (Web site) www.cityofspokane.com
    Additional InformationA.Where Permitted. The keeping of large domestic animals is permitted outright only in the RA zone. The keeping of small domestic animals is permitted outright in the RA, RSF, RTF, RMF and RHD zones and any zone that permits dwelling units. The definitions of large domestic animal and small domestic animal are stated in chapter 17A.020 SMC, Definitions. B.Standards Applicable to Keeping of Large or Small Domestic Animals. 1.The following ratios of area to animals apply: a.Large domestic animals: Three animals per gross acre on irrigated land. b.Large domestic animals: One animal per gross acre on non-irrigated land. c.Small domestic animals: One animal per two thousand square feet of land. 2.Animal Enclosure Setbacks. No structure or enclosure for animals or poultry other than fencing or grazing land may be located less than ninety feet either from the centerline of any street nor from any adjoining lot.
    Link for more Informationhttp://www.spokanecity.org/services/documents/smc/?Section=17C.310.100&Find=chickens
    Information Last Updated2010-04-02 11:49:26

    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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