My neighbors keep a rooster in their backyard. Is this legal?
No. The Salinas Municipal Code prohibits any fowl or livestock to be kept as pets. This includes pigs, goats, sheep, chickens, ducks, etc. Roosters are especially bothersome because of the noise they create and the fact they are sometimes used for cockfights and gambling.
How many pets am I allowed to have at my house?
Salinas City residents are allowed to have four pets per household. This includes any combination, such...
Media Availability re: Investigation of Officer Involved Shooting
Salinas Police Officers were involved in a shooting this morning at about 5:00AM. Chief McMillin has requested that the Monterey County District Attorney investigate this shooting. Any questions regarding the shooting should be directed to District Attorney Dean Flippo at 831-755-5470.
Chief McMillin will be available to answer questions regarding this process this morning, July 10 at 11:00AM in the City Hall Rotunda.