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.
Last week, VCPORA, French Quarter Citizens, Louisiana Landmarks Society, the Preservation Resource Center, Smart Growth for Louisiana, along with several French Quarter businesses owners and individuals, filed for an injunction to prevent the city from moving forward with the proposal for a 190′ tower on Royal Street.
Join us for the second installment in season 7 of At Home in the Vieux Carré this Friday! Our hosts, Jerry Zachary and Henry Bernstein, will welcome you to their beautifully appointed Creole cottage and its lush courtyard and garden. We’ll also have a special treat in the signature cocktail, which will be prepared by the team at Café Amelie with fresh, in-season satsumas from the French Market Crescent City Farmers Market! As always, we’ll have wine and soft drinks, too.
The City of New Orleans City Planning Commission is currently compiling information for their study on the Short-Term Rentals issue. Please provide your comments by or before November 30 to CPCinfo@nola.gov – we are fast approaching the cut-off for public comments!