Proposed Land Use Bylaw Amendments Residential Poultry Uses

TAKE NOTICE that the Municipality of East Hants is considering amendments to the Land Use Bylaw to restrict the keeping of poultry in residential zones.

The proposed regulations would limit the number of poultry for personal use in the Established Residential Neighbourhood (R1) Zone, Two Dwelling Unit Residential (R2) Zone, Country Residential (CR) Zone, and the Lakeshore Residential (LR) Zone.

This is a preliminary notice intended to inform the public of consideration of the proposal. Approval by Municipal Council at a public hearing is required before the proposal may proceed. An advertisement will be published at a later date indicating the time, date, and location of any public hearing related to this matter.

For further information regarding the amendments, please contact Debbie Uloth, Project Planner at or 902.883-3387 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday, exclusive of statutory holidays.  To view a copy of the report, click here.

John Woodford,
Director of Planning & Development