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, Long-Term Consequences

Despite what you may have heard, the City Planning Commission meeting today to consider legalization of short-term rentals has not been deferred.


WHERE THERE’S SMOKE: On the Great New Orleans Fires and Fire Prevention Strategy

Join Beauregard-Keyes House and Vieux Carre Property Owners, Residents, and Associates for the second in a series of lectures on the elements of preservation in the French Quarter. Next Wednesday, June 29, 2016 from 5:30pm to 7:00pm at the Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave.


Short Term Rentals Update

HB 952, which would grant the State Fire Marshal regulatory authority over short-term rentals, will be coming up for a vote before the House Commerce Committee on Tuesday at 9:30 at the state capitol.


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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Forty-three years ago today, one of the deadliest attacks on the LGBTQ community in the US happened at New Orleans’s UpStairs Lounge. Located in the French Quarter on the second floor of 141 Chartre...

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Another day, another happy hour! Always fun to have @prcnola in the neighborhood with one of their fabulous Renovators Happy Hours! Can't wait to welcome these new neighbors to the Vieux Carré #thankapreservationist #loveourneighborhood ... See MoreSee Less

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At their Tuesday, June 28 meeting, the City Planning Commission will be taking up the issue of Adult Live Entertainment, aka strip clubs. CPC staff have released their staff report on the matter. It's in three parts, all posted on their website. We'll post the links in the comments section below.

The meeting begins at 1:30 and is held in City Council chambers. Everyone with an interest in this issue is encouraged to attend.
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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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