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Is it legal to raise chickens in Trenton NJ ?

Discussion in 'Local Chicken Laws & Ordinances (and how to change' started by yellowpliszka, May 25, 2016.

  1. yellowpliszka

    yellowpliszka New Egg

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    Hi,
    Im looking for information about Trenton NJ law. Is it legal to raise 4 chickens in my backyard? Anyone from Trenton? Thank you
     
  2. beetandsteet

    beetandsteet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You can call up to your city hall and ask, or attend one of the city council meetings.
     
  3. yellowpliszka

    yellowpliszka New Egg

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    I did call zoning board, they said NO but they couldn't point anything about on book/website etc.
     
  4. azjustin

    azjustin Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Then you're talking to the wrong person.

    Code enforcement will know, since that's what they do. If it's a no, get the info on where it's written.
     
  5. BruceAZ

    BruceAZ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    is this your city ?

    http://www.trentonnj.org/Cit-e-Access/ContactInfo/index.cfm?TID=55&DID=1100

    the person of contact for you would be this person

    Michael Castiello
    Code Enforcement Officer- Taxi
    [​IMG] 319 East State Street
    Trenton, NJ 08608 Tel: (609) 989-3592
    Fax: (609) 989-42



    this is the first time i came across a city that didn't list their ordinances right on the front page.. but buried it within the site!!

    http://ecode360.com/9130361

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    Last edited: May 31, 2016

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