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Proposal to own chickens in Cary plucked

Posted July 25, 2008 11:49 a.m. EDT
Updated July 25, 2008 12:21 p.m. EDT

— The Town Council on Thursday rejected a proposal to allow local residents to own chickens.

The proposal would have reclassified chickens so residents would be able to have coops in their backyards. Current rules require at least an acre of property and a special permit to own chickens.