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Tarpon Springs moves to allow chickens, blocks new homes

Do you want pet chickens? If you live in Tarpon Springs, you may be in luck.

Commissioners voted last week to move forward with a proposal to allow hens in the city, despite squawking from some residents and homeowners associations who said the change would bring nothing but trouble.

Most who showed up at City Hall on Tuesday were in favor of acquiring the feathery pets, and made impassioned appeals to commissioners to let them do so.

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[Last modified: Sunday, July 7, 2013 7:44pm]


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