New Orleans Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance

Printed: 9/30/2023 6:03:41 PM

24.13.G.1 Projecting Sign General Regulations

a.  Projecting signs shall not project more than two (2) feet from the curb line, as measured from the building to which they are attached. No projecting sign may project more than four (4) feet from the building face to which it is attached.

b.  The bottom of any projecting sign shall be at least seven (7) feet above the sidewalk. No projecting sign affixed to a building may project higher than the building height, including the sign support structure.

c.  No projecting sign may be secured with wire, strips of wood or nails or hung or secured to any other sign. Any movable part of a projecting sign, such as the cover of a service opening, shall be securely fastened by chains or hinges.

d.  Projecting signs are permitted a maximum of two (2) sign faces.