New Orleans Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance

Printed: 9/23/2023 10:18:11 PM

23.13.A Refuse Disposal Dumpsters, Recycling Containers, and Refuse Storage Areas

All refuse and recycling containers shall be fully enclosed on three (3) sides by a solid fence, a masonry wall, or principal structure wall seven (7) feet in height. The enclosure shall be gated. The materials used for screening, including the enclosure, shall complement the architecture of the principal building. An extension of an exterior principal building wall may be used as one of the screening walls for a refuse container, provided that the wall meets the minimum seven (7) foot height requirement and is of the same building materials as the principal building. The wall may not serve as the required gated enclosure.