Do fences require a permit?

Answer:  Maybe!  Fences 6 ft. high or shorter do not require a permit. Fences higher than 6' are considered structures and do require a permit. Fences may not be located within any drainage easement or street right-of-way.

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1. What does "Accessory Use" mean?
2. What is a Right of Way?
3. What are Setbacks?
4. What is a use? Accessory Use? Principal Use?
5. What is a non-conforming use?
6. What is the difference between a variance and special exception?
7. Do fences require a permit?
8. Do temporary signs require a permit?
9. Can I have chickens on my property?
10. Can I have a compost pile on my property?
11. How do I find my property lines?