Bylaw powers vary — from strict to toothless

Bylaw powers vary — from strict to toothless

One of the complications of bylaws is the different enforcement provisions that apply, depending on the activity being regulated. Bylaws are taken far more seriously when infringement fines apply. However, this enforcement measure can only be taken where there is...
How to keep chickens in cities

How to keep chickens in cities

There has been a huge resurgence in the numbers of people choosing to keep chickens in cities, say Fionna and Gordon Appleton, of Appletons Animal Housing and Poultry Supplies. The two groups most interested in keeping chooks are young families and retirees. Young...