Vieux Carré Commission Design Guidelines
In August, 2015, the Commission and the New Orleans City Council adopted new and revised Design Guidelines that set forth procedures and city ordinances relating to the Vieux Carré historic district. The guidelines include chapters on Building Types & Architectural Styles, Exterior Maintenance, Roofing, Exterior Woodwork, Masonry & Stucco, Window & Doors, Balconies, Galleris & Porches, Exterior Painting, Site Elements & Courtyards, Lighting & Security Cameras, Signage & Awnings, Storefronts, and New Construction, Additions & Demolition.
The complete printed guide is available from the Commission's office at a nominal charge.
You may the VCC Design Guidelines online here.