New Orleans Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance

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27.8 Expiration

A. Any approval granted for a reasonable accommodation in accordance with this Article shall expire twenty-four (24) months from the effective date of the approval unless:

1. Construction of the approved work has commenced in accordance with an approved building permit, where applicable.

2. A certificate of occupancy for the approved work has been issued.

3. The use authorized by the reasonable accommodation is legally established.

4. An extension of time has been granted by the Executive Director in accordance with Section 27.8.B.

B. The Executive Director may approve up to three (3), one-year extensions of time for an approval of a reasonable accommodation, upon a showing of good cause by the applicant for each such extension. Any request for an extension of time for an approval of a reasonable accommodation shall be made in writing to the Executive Director at least thirty (30) days prior to the expiration date.