Traverse City Michigan Chicken Ordinance

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Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
Max Chickens Allowed4
Roosters AllowedNo
Permit RequiredNo
Coop RestrictionsChickens shall be provided, and remain within, a fully enclosed shelter with an optional covered fence enclosure in the rear yard. 25\\\' setback requirements below.
City/Organization Contact nameCity of Traverse City, MI; (231)922-4480
Additional InformationChapter 610-01, section (d), sub-section (2): (A) Maximum of 4 hens per parcel; roosters prohibited (B) Slaughtering prohibited (C) Chickens shall be provided, and remain within, a fully enclosed shelter with an optional covered fenced enclosure in the rear yard. (D) Enclosures shall be located at least 25 feet from any dwelling on a neighboring parcel. (E) No chicken shall be kept on parcels with more than one dwelling.
Link for more Informationhttp://www.ci.traverse-city.mi.us/generalord/610.pdf
Information Last Updated2010-03-25 11:18:47
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