Posts tagged "chickens"
Year in review for the town and village of New Paltz

Year in review for the town and village of New Paltz

After a tense election, where incumbent Supervisor Toni Hokanson bowed out of the running in the Democratic caucus won by her former ally Susan Zimet, town government in New Paltz began 2012 with three new faces and a chance for a fresh start. Newly re-elected Zimet — who’d previously served as supervisor from 1996 to...
Residents approach their local boards to question chicken laws

Residents approach their local boards to question chicken laws

To animal husbandry, or not to animal husbandry? That is the $64 question right now as residents from various municipalities ranging from urban to rural are clucking at their zoning boards wondering whether keeping chickens is kosher, and how they can have their hand in the proverbial egg basket. Last month, Kingston zoning code enforcement...