New Orleans Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance

Printed: 10/3/2023 10:16:41 AM

9.3.C Encroachment into Public Right-of-Way

Within the Historic Core Neighborhood Districts, new construction is encouraged to include common architectural features that encroach into the public right-of-way, such as galleries, stoops, and balconies, in keeping with the established development pattern. A long-term grant of servitude from the Department of Property Management is required for this type of encroachment.