Public Meetings for Subdivision and Zoning Ordinance Updates

Published on April 28, 2023



SUBDIVISION AND ZONING ORDINANCE UPDATES We want to hear from you! St. John the Baptist Parish Planning and Zoning department is in the process of updating the regulations that govern development and subdivision of land to provide a clearer process that is more easily understood and enforced.There are marked up versions showing the changes compared to the existing ordinance, as well as a "clean" version that includes all of the changes.

Copies of the proposed changes are available here:

Chapter 2.5 Clean Public Review(PDF, 342KB)

Chapter 2.5 Markup Public Review(PDF, 342KB)

Chapter 26 Clean Public Review(PDF, 659KB)

Chapter 26 Comparison Public Review(PDF, 1MB)

Chapter 105 Clean Public Review(PDF, 588KB)

Chapter 105 Comparison Public Review(PDF, 1MB)

Chapter-113-Zoning-MarkUp_Public-Review_1.pdf(PDF, 7MB)

Chapter-111-Subdivisions-MarkUp_Public-Review.pdf(PDF, 3MB)

Chapter-111-Subdivisions-Clean_Public-Review.pdf(PDF, 1MB)

Chapter-113-Zoning-Clean_Public-Review.pdf(PDF, 2MB) The following documents are also provided to help explain the proposed changes: Amendments Summary(PDF, 196KB)  - provides an overview of the changes within each section Use Chart(PDF, 236KB)  -  provides a listing of what uses are proposed to be allowed in each zoning district A District Standards summary(PDF, 68KB) - provides an overview of the proposed development standards required in each zoning district. Please review the proposed ordinance changes and submit comments and questions in any  of the following ways: •       Via email to  •       Written comment submitted to the Planning and Zoning Office •       Written comment submitted at either public meeting on May 2nd or May 4th.

Comments will be taken until June 13, 2023.



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