Where is chicken farming allowed?

September 03, 2011

Hagerstown: Allowed only in the Agricultural Transition zoning district.

Funkstown: not allowed

Smithsburg: not allowed

Boonsboro: under review

Sharpsburg: not allowed

Keedysville: not allowed

Williamsport: not allowed

Clear Spring: not allowed

Hancock: not allowed

Washington County unincorporated areas: Currently allowed only in Agriculture, Residential Rural and all rural area zoning districts (Agriculture-Rural, Environmental Conservation, Preservation, Rural Village, Rural Business and Industrial Mineral). Proposed Urban Growth Area comprehensive rezoning would allow them in most districts.

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