A list of recommendations VCPORA identified with Jane Place Neighborhood Sustainability Initiative, along with various neighborhood and housing advocacy organizations
What we want: Reasonable restrictions that will protect all New Orleans neighborhoods. It is imperative that you let our City officials know your concerns NOW! The City Planning Commission and City Council are already hearing from hundreds of pro-STR advocates. Make sure your voice is heard too.
We need more neighborhood bans in areas most impacted by over tourism, like the Marigny, Tremé, and Bywater. Every neighborhood deserves protections for their housing stock, for their community, and for their quality of life.
Here we go again…
To guide the City Planning Department in their review of the regulations, the City Council issued a motion for them to look at a range of ways to protect neighborhoods from investor expansion of STRs, including additional/new prohibitions, capping measures, platform accountability and data collection, and updates to the fee and fine structures.
On Tuesday, April 26, the City Planning Commission will take up CZO recommendations to make the temporary parklet program a permanent fixture in New Orleans. You can read more about our stance on parklets here.
You have likely noticed a handful of new 5G poles being installed in the neighborhood. This process has been ongoing for over two years. Here is where we stand now.
Help us uphold existing, community-crafted land use regulation, and maintain the integrity of the French Quarter by donating to our lawsuit.
Read our analysis of the “Reimagining the French Quarter” outdoor seating and pedestrianization proposals.