Our Mission

To preserve the Vieux Carré as a national treasure, to maintain its quaint and distinctive character and to achieve in that historic, living neighborhood a quality of life which can be enjoyed by residents, fellow citizens, businesses and visitors.

Current Issues

News

Bourbon Roadwork to begin April 24th

Brace yourselves! Bourbon Street work will begin next Monday. Keep track of updates on this in-depth, eight block project here and at roadwork.nola.gov/bourbon

Events

Illegal Short-Term Rentals in the French Quarter: Your Role and the City’s Role in Enforcement

Join VCPORA and invited speakers to learn more about the recently adopted STR regulations for the French Quarter, and what you, as citizens, can do to aid in enforcement.

Issues

Victory on Air Rights!

At the City Council’s April 27th Governmental Affairs Committee meeting, the City of New Orleans backed off its policy of compelling annual payments and indemnification from owners of properties that have galleries, awnings, eaves, stoops, balconies, and other historic architectural encroachments.

Advocacy

VCPORA addresses issues affecting the long term health of the French Quarter. Explore past and ongoing efforts.

Membership

Memberships provide the support that drives our mission. Join today to be a part of the force to protect and preserve the Vieux Carre.

Events

VCPORA hosts events all year round—a great way to meet new neighbors and explore hidden treasures in the French Quarter.

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Illegal Short-Term Rentals in the French Quarter: Your Role and the City’s Role in Enforcement

Join VCPORA and invited speakers to learn more about the recently adopted STR regulations for the French Quarter, and what you, as citizens, can do to aid in enforcement.

Agenda:
Rick Normand/VCPORA: Welcome
Meg Lousteau/VCPORA: Overview of VCPORA’s fight for French Quarter STR ban and role in assisting enforcement
Jennifer Cecil/New Orleans STR Office: Overview of new regulations, the process the city will follow to ensure enforcement, and how citizens can assist in that enforcement
Ryan McCabe/Steeg Law: Citizens’ legal recourse, particularly the powerful role of condominium associations, and what actions condo associations can take against illegal STR operators
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Illegal STRs in the French Quarter

June 1, 2017, 6:00pm

Beauregard-Keyes House

Illegal Short-Term Rentals in the French Quarter: Your Role and the City’s Role in Enforcement Join VCPORA and invited speakers to learn more about the recently adopted STR regulations for the Fren...

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Please join us for a free, informative event about short-term rentals on Thursday, June 1!

Illegal Short-Term Rentals in the French Quarter: Your Role and the City’s Role in Enforcement

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm - Beauregard-Keyes House 1113 Chartres Street

Join VCPORA and invited speakers to learn more about the recently adopted STR regulations for the French Quarter, and what you, as citizens, can do to aid in enforcement.

Agenda

Rick Normand/VCPORA: Welcome

Meg Lousteau/VCPORA: Overview of VCPORA’s fight for French Quarter STR ban and role in assisting enforcement
Jennifer Cecil/New Orleans STR Office: Overview of new regulations, the process the city will follow to ensure enforcement, and how citizens can assist in that enforcement

Ryan McCabe/Steeg Law: Citizens’ legal recourse, particularly the powerful role of condominium associations, and what actions condo associations can take against illegal STR operators

Q&A Session
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Just sent out by NOPD:

Missing Man Reported from Burgundy Street

NEW ORLEANS – Eighth District officers are looking for a missing man.

On May 20, 2017, at about 4:30 p.m., Ruiyang Zou (DOB: 1/19/1994) was last seen by his father at the Fahy’s Irish Pub located in the 500 block of Burgundy Street. However, Zou left the location and never returned.

Zou is described as being an Asian male, 5’8’’, weighing about 130 pounds. He was last seen wearing a green T-shirt, grey pants with white slip on shoes. Zou suffers from a mental disorder and is currently off of his medication.

If anyone has any information on the location of Zou, please contact any Eighth District Detective at 504-658-6080. Citizens with information that can help solve a crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.

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Vieux Carré Property Owners, Residents & Associates

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 56095
New Orleans, LA 70156

Office Address:
816 N. Rampart St.
New Orleans, LA 70116

Phone: 504-581-7200
info@vcpora.org

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