New Orleans Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance

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2.6 Board of Zoning Adjustments

The Board of Zoning Adjustments has the following powers, pursuant to applicable law:

A.  Hear and determine appeals from applicants who have been refused building permits because of a violation or conflict with the zoning ordinance or the official map of the City (Section 4.8).

B.  Hear and decide appeals where error is alleged in any order, requirement, decision, or determination made by an administrative official in the enforcement of the zoning ordinance of the City (Section 4.8)

C. Permit variations from the zoning regulations in classes of cases or situations and in accordance with the principles, conditions, and procedures specified in and subject to the limitations imposed by the zoning ordinances of the City (Section 4.6)

Ord. No. 29,126, ยง2, Aug. 12, 2022, Zoning Docket 16/22