Proposal killed that would allow hens in KDH town limits

Posted at 12:35 PM, Jun 12, 2012
and last updated 2012-06-12 12:36:58-04

According to a report posted to, a vote by the Board of Commissioners killed a proposal to allow chicken hens within the town limits of Kill Devil Hills.

The report says the public hearing was held Monday night. 

According to the story, some speakers mentioned that sharing eggs would bring neighborhoods together. But others warned that keeping hens would affect property values. They also cited potential health problems, odors and noise.

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