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Winthrop Massachusetts Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ · Jan 11, 2012 ·
  1. LarryPQ
    Winthrop Massachusetts Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens AllowedNot specified- ZONING RESTRICTIONS APPLY
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredYes
    Coop RestrictionsMust abide by all zoning laws pertaining to ancillary structures
    City/Organization Contact nameWinthrop Board of Health 1 Metcalf Square Winthrop, MA 02152 (617) 846-1740
    Additional InformationTown By-Laws Page 19 Chapter IV Section 1. No person, firm or corporation shall keep or allow to be kept upon any premisis in his or its possesion, within the Town of Wintrhop, any cows, fowl, goats, guinea pigs, mink, horses, rabbits, turkeys, geese ducks or sheep without first securing a permit from the Board of Health to do so. Said permit shall expire annually on the thirty-first day of December and may be revoked at any time by the Board of Health for cause. The fee for each permit shall be $1.00.
    Link for more Informationhttp://www.municode.com/library/clientCodePage.aspx?clientID=14275
    Information Last Updated2010-07-23 11:06:02

    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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