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.
This Wednesday’s city adjudication docket includes three French Quarter STR violations, in addition to seven others across the city. We will continue to send out these adjudication dockets so that affected neighbors may attend or contact the city regarding these properties.
On the eve of the city’s, and the Vieux Carré’s, tricentennial celebration, we’ve been looking back at 2017. It was a very good year! And your continued support of our organization has been a major factor in making it one of our most successful years ever.
This week, two city commissions will be making decisions that will affect the French Quarter for decades to come. Please read below for details on a request to allow the conversion of a church into a reception facility in the mostly-residential lower Quarter, and a request to change the zoning of a parcel on Royal to increase the height limit from 70′ to 120′.