New Orleans Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance

Printed: 9/30/2023 4:41:25 PM

21.8.C.6 Public Markets (Temporary)

a. Hours of operation are limited to 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., unless otherwise extended by the provisions of an overlay zoning district.

b. All size restrictions shall be consistent with the retail sales size restrictions in the zoning district, if applicable.

c. No portion of a public market may encroach onto the public right-of-way or be placed in such a way that requires customers to occupy the sidewalk or the public right-of-way.

d. The sale of food for consumption on or off the premises requires licensing by the City and approval by the Department of Health.

e. The sale of firearms, adult retail goods, and sexually-oriented devices is prohibited.

f. The retail sale of packaged alcoholic beverages is only allowed where such use is allowed as a permitted use in the zoning district in which the public market is located, or when approved through the conditional use process where such use is a conditional use in the zoning district where the public market is located.

g. Public markets are limited to one (1) event per premises per week.