New Orleans Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance

Printed: 9/30/2023 6:21:33 PM

24.13.A Awnings and Canopies

Awnings and canopies that are considered an architectural feature of a structure and are not used for identifying the premises or the goods and/or services sold on the premises are not considered a sign. Awnings and canopies used as signs are subject to the regulations of Section 24.11.A with the exception of the following modifications in the Historic Core Neighborhood Districts:

1.  Printing on an awning or canopy is limited to letters no more than twelve (12) inches in height and a maximum amount of printed area of eight (8) square feet.

2.  Under-awning and under-canopy signs are not permitted.  Under-gallery signs are permitted.

Ord. 29126 MCS, 8-4-22, ZD 16/22