Saturday, February 13, 2016

Ithaca-NY Draft pilot proposal circulates for backyard chickens program

Draft pilot proposal circulates for backyard chickens program - 870 AM 95.9FM News Talk WHCU870 AM 95.9FM News Talk WHCU

ITHACA - Lawmakers in the City of Ithaca are laying out plans for a program where residents can keep chickens in their backyards. Under the proposed two-year pilot program, 20 households in the city would be allowed to keep chickens, under some restrictions. Lawmaker Ducson Nguyen talked about some of the new guidelines.