Lake Vista Building Codes and Restrictions
All new building, additions and renovations in Lake Vista are governed by the restrictions that are a Servitude running with each parcel conveyed by the Orleans Levee Board when the Subdivision was created. Owners must submit plans and specifications to the Orleans Levee Board, Non-Flood Protection Assets Management Authority (NFPAMA) for review and approval prior to submission to the City of New Orleans for a permit.
West Restrictions (PDF)
East Restrictions (PDF)

The fencing restrictions in Lake Vista are now part of the City's Zoning Ordinance. Article 9A, covers the LAKE AREA ZONING DISTRICTS and Sections 9A.2. & 9A.4 specifically refer to Lake Vista, covering the following topics: Purpose of the District; Uses Authorized in the District; Permitted Uses; Accessory Uses; Conditional Uses; Permitted Signs; and Height, Area and Yard Requirements.

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