Supervisors Revoke Plan to Ban Roosters, Crowing Birds

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SACRAMENTO COUNTY —

The Sacramento County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 Tuesday to revoke a temporary ban on roosters and other “crowing” birds┬áthat they had approved in July.

The plan had been to ban the birds from residential areas, but residents said the animals were a part of a rural lifestyle and the ban would contradict the region’s “Farm-to-Fork” mentality.

Supervisors had approved a temporary ban after some residents complained about the noise from the birds.