REDuCING THE RISKS
hande or toch chickens withot spervision.
immediatey ater toching chickens or anythingin the area where they occpy. Avoid tochingyor moth beore washing yor hands. use handsanitizer i soap and water are not readiy avaiabe.
where ood or drink is prepared, served, or stored,sch as kitchens, pantries, or otdoor patios.
where they ive and roam is contaminated.
raising or caring or chickens sch as coops, eedcontainers, and water containers, otside thehose, not inside.
SuMMARY OF REGulATIONS
Chickens may be kept and maintainedwithin on property deveoped witha with a singe amiy residence,a commnity garden, or aretai arm in accordancewith the oowing:
may be kept when thecoop is ocated otsideo a reired setbacks.
may be kept when thecoop is ocated 15 eet rom aproperty ines and otside o a reired setbacks,whichever is greater.
are ocated at east 50 eet rom any biding sedas a residence.
predator proo, easiy ceaned, we vented andarge enogh to provide or the ree movement othe chickens.
easiy ceaned, enced to keep the chickens onthe property and a minimm o 10 sare eet perchicken.
FREquENTlY ASKED quESTIONS
Are chickens dirty?
As with any anima, chickens can be “dirty” ithey are not propery cared or. A chicken that ispropery cared or is jst as cean as a we caredor dog or cat.
Are chickens noisy?
Roosters are noisy and prohibited. A henwi cacke at times dring the day, and wioccasionay sawk, bt these, and most othersonds, are not very od, and are ieterthan most everything ese that occrs in thesrronding neighborhood. Hens seep once it isdark.