New Orleans Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance

Printed: 12/10/2023 11:56:11 PM

10.3.E Encroachment into Public Right-of-Way

Within the Historic Core Neighborhood Districts, new construction is encouraged to include common architectural features that encroach into the public right-of-way, such as galleries, stoops, and balconies, in keeping with the established development pattern. A long-term grant of servitude from the Department of Property Management is required for this type of encroachment.