May I keep chickens in a residential neighborhood?
You may keep chickens in a residential zoning district (R-1, R-2, R-3 and R-4) as long as you meet the requirements and apply for a Zoning Permit available in our office (5204 Bernard Drive, Second Floor.) The Board of Supervisors adopted the Residential Chicken Keeping amendment on August 28, 2012.Residential Chicken Keeping Ordinance (Adopted)

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1. Can I operate a business from my home?
2. May I keep chickens in a residential neighborhood?
3. How tall can I build my fence?
4. What types of signage area allowed within Roanoke County?
5. When is a weed lot officially considered to be a public nuisance?
6. Can I have a horse on my property?
7. What kinds of vehicles are not allowed to be parked in a residential zoning district?
8. Are campers and boats allowed to be parked in residential districts?