Pin It
Favourite

Urban chickens plan re-flight 

Councillor Jennifer Watts has announced she will soon ask city staff to establish guidelines to permit urban chickens.

Last year, Halifax council declined to intervene as bylaw officers evicted three chickens from Louise Hanavan's north end yard. But the issue is far from dead---councillor Jennifer Watts has announced she will soon ask city staff to establish possible land use guidelines that permit urban chickens. The issue will come before the December 14 Peninsula Council meeting (7pm, at City Hall). The public will not be allowed to speak at that meeting, but if the four peninsula councillors agree to move forward, a public consultation process will begin before chickens are laid out for the full Halifax council, some time next year.

Comments (2)

Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

Latest in City

Coast Top Ten

Recent Comments

In Print This Week

Vol 24, No 27
December 1, 2016

Cover Gallery »


Real Time Web Analytics

© 2016 Coast Publishing Ltd.