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


Short-Term Rentals: THE FINAL VOTE December 1, 2016

The final City Council vote, the one that will decide the rules and regulations for the short-term rental industry in New Orleans, will be on Thursday, December 1. We need YOU to send the Council a message that key changes will make the ordinance fair, reasonable, and enforceable!


December 2016 At Home in the Vieux Carré

Join us Friday, December 9th for this must-attend holiday event! Our neighbor Susan Hoffman is opening the doors to her spectacular home and one of the most sublime balconies in the entire Quarter.


Master Plan Amendment Public Hearings

The deadline for submission of written comments is 5pm, Monday, January 9, 2017. Interested citizens are also encouraged to visit the CPC website or contact the office of the City Planning Commission for more information.


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


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


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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City Council just passed the short-term rental ordinance without vital amendments on homestead exemption and other provisions. We thank CM Brossett and CM Guidry for standing up for neighborhoods and voting against because of the lack of vital protections for neighborhoods and we thank the Council as a whole for maintaining the French Quarter exemption. As soon as we've teased out all the details, we'll share our analysis. ... See MoreSee Less

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New 8th District Commander Nicholas Gernon leads his first MAX (formerly COMSTAT) meeting. NOPD is actively working the Bourbon Street shooting case as well as a host of other crimes. ... See MoreSee Less

7 days ago

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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



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