Changing local laws about keeping backyard chickens

Discussion in 'Local Chicken Laws & Ordinances' started by Buxy, Dec 17, 2018.

  1. Buxy

    Buxy Hatching

    Dec 17, 2018
    I live in Bethel CT, and because I am on less than one acre I am not allowed to keep chickens. I would love some advice on how to change the local ordinances and perhaps find others living in my town who would like to get together to make this happen.
  2. Feather Hearts

    Feather Hearts Crowing

    Oct 4, 2016
    Northland, New Zealand
    First you should contact your city council about any way that you could change the ordinance. I would suggest an online petition, or if you are up to it, door to door petitioning(having signatures of people that are actually in your community may be more effective). Ask your council or HOA when they will have a meeting next, and go to the meeting with a presentation, and(hopefully) your completed petition.

    Good luck!

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