Kent County Commissioners Public Notices


PUBLIC NOTICE - July 1, 2014

CHR4-2014 Backyard Chickens Notice

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

There will be a Public Hearing on Code Home Rule Bill No. 4-2014 Permitted Principle Uses and Structures which is AN ACT to amend Article V, Sections 1.4. (Agricultural Zoning District – Accessory Uses and Structures), 2.4. (Resource Conservation District – Accessory Uses and Structures), 3.4. (Rural Character – Accessory Uses and Structures), 4.4. (Rural Residential – Accessory Uses and Structures), 5.4 (Critical Area Residential – Accessory Uses and Structures), 6.4. (Community Residential - Accessory Uses and Structures), 7.4 (Village - Accessory Uses and Structures), 8.4 (Intense Village – Accessory Uses and Structures), 9.4 (Intense Village Critical Area – Accessory Uses and Structures), of the Kent County Land Use Ordinance for the purpose of adding language which will allow the keeping of backyard chickens under specific conditions.

This hearing will be held on July 22, 2014, at 6:00 p.m. in the Commissioners’ Hearing Room, R. Clayton Mitchell, Kent County Government Center, 400 High Street, Chestertown, Maryland.

If you require communication assistance, please contact the County Commissioners’ Office at (410) 778-4600 or visit Maryland Relay at www.mdrelay.org no later than July 18, 2014.

A complete copy of the proposed legislative bill is available in the Commissioners' Office, 400 High Street, Chestertown, MD, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and on the County's website at www.kentcounty.com.

THE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
OF KENT COUNTY, MARYLAND



Sondra Blackiston, Clerk