TITLE

Getting in the zones

AUTHOR(S)
Russell, Judi
PUB. DATE
July 1996
SOURCE
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);7/22/96, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a New Orleans, Louisiana ordinance that attempts to bring order out of the chaos that reigns in the city's zoning laws. Different types of zones mixed with little rhyme or reason; Frustrations of developers with the zoning process; Series of public meetings designed to gather input about zoning problems.
ACCESSION #
9610124529

 

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