New Orleans Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance

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11.1.D Purpose of the HU-RM1 Multi-Family Residential District

The HU-RM1 Multi-Family Residential District is intended to provide for low to medium residential densities appropriate for a variety of housing types such as single-family, two-family, townhouse and lower density multi-family dwellings. The district is intended to maintain a primarily residential environment with a variety of lower density dwelling types therefore the building height is limited to three stories. Limited non-residential uses such as places of worship, historic neighborhood commercial establishments, and recreational facilities that are compatible with surrounding residential neighborhoods may be allowed.