Winchester/Winsted Connecticut Chicken Ordinance

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Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
Max Chickens Allowed20
Roosters AllowedYes
Permit RequiredNo
Coop Restrictionsmust be in a enclosure if less than 3 acres. coops are classified as small buildings (same as sheds) - thats true for most towns, check with addittional setbacks for small buildings
City/Organization Contact nameCity of Winsted/Town of Winchester (Winsted is the Downtown City Area within the Town of Winchester); Winchester Town Hall, Winsted, CT (860)379-2713
Additional Informationzoning regulation 4.1.7. states keeping of no livestock or poultry shall be kept on a lot less than 3 acres, EXCEPT that not more than 20 chickens or similar poultry may be kept on a smaller lot in a building or enclosure not less than Twenty Feet from any other property.
Link for more Informationhttp://ahhowland.com/resources/Litchfield-County/winchester-ct/winchester-ct-zoning-regulations.html
Information Last Updated2010-04-24 10:04:05
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