Announcements and Upcoming Events
Updated November 11, 2016 at 2:18 PM
The New Orleans City Planning Commission announces a revised public hearing schedule for proposed Master Plan amendments. The special meeting scheduled for Jan. 31 at 1:30pm will now be reserved for consideration of any items from the Jan. 24 meeting that the CPC is not able to hear on that date. The proposed text amendments originally scheduled to be considered on Jan. 31 will now be heard as part of the CPC’s regular meeting on Feb. 7.
Updated January 18, 2017 at 10:06 AM
In accordance with Motion M-16-605, the City Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing and develop a Riverfront Overlay Design Standards and Height Limit Increases Study.
Updated January 6, 2017 at 9:36 AM
On January 4, 2017, the City Council granted an extension to February 24, 2017, for the City Planning Commission to complete the Smart Housing Mix Study.
Updated October 25, 2016 at 4:34 PM
In accordance with Motion M-16-490, the City Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing and study to investigate the creation and implementation of a Smart Housing Mix Ordinance.
Updated September 30, 2016 at 3:55 PM
THE CITY PLANNING COMMISSION HEREBY ANNOUNCES THAT IT WILL HOLD PUBLIC MEETINGS TO SOLICIT THE OPINIONS OF CITIZENS RELATIVE TO CERTAIN PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO THE CITY’S “PLAN FOR THE 21ST CENTURY,” ALSO KNOWN AS THE MASTER PLAN.
Updated September 29, 2016 at 12:15 PM
The City Planning Commission has recommended approval of the creation of new local historic districts: Uptown, Carrollton, Mid City, and Parkview.
Updated September 23, 2016 at 10:37 AM
The Master Plan amendment application period closed September 9, 2016, and applications are now posted on the CPC website.
Updated June 17, 2016 at 11:27 AM
In accordance with City Council Motion M-16-167, the City Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing on July 12, 2016 on how affordable housing impacts can be assessed as part of land-use and building applications in the City of New Orleans. The CPC will study and consider the use of affordable housing impact statements and recommend potential changes to the Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance and other applicable codes, if necessary.
Updated June 10, 2016 at 12:40 PM
The City Planning Commission is required under Section 5-402 of the Home Rule Charter to prepare a Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) for the City of New Orleans and to assist in the preparation of the City’s annual capital budget. The City Planning Commission will begin holding public hearings with each City agency requesting capital funds from June 24, 2016 to July 22, 2016.
Updated November 21, 2013 at 2:30 PM
Beginning on August 8, 2013, the One Stop will close to the public at 3:30 P.M. on Fridays in order to hold staff meetings and trainings.
Monday - Thursday 8:00am to 5:00pm.
Friday 8:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M.
Updated August 12, 2015 at 12:04 AM
The New Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance is now effective.
Updated April 24, 2014 at 12:38 PM
The Planning and Zoning Lookup Tool is now called the Property Viewer. Zoning, Future Land Use, Draft Zoning, and Ownership information can be obtained on the new Property Viewer.