Unified Development Code


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Unified Development Code

As part of the contract for the comprehensive plan, LCG contracted for the development of a Unified Development Code (UDC). This code was passed by the Council on May 5, 2015 with an effective date of December 7, 2015 and can be found at the link below. In addition to the City-Parish Council, the Lafayette Planning and Zoning Commissions approved the documents on March 16, 2015.

Please send any comments or questions on the UDC to Sara Gary (sgary@lafayettela.gov).

Neighborhood Rezonings

Freetown Port-Rico Crapaudville Neighborhood Rezoning​

The Development and Planning Department's planning staff worked with the Freetown, Port  Rico and Crapaudville neighborhoods to undertake a comprehensive neighborhood rezoning.

The City-Parish Council will vote to on the Zoning Commission's recommendation at their council meeting on Tuesday, January 9th at City Hall Council Auditoriium at 5:30 pm. Please call Cathie Gilbert at 337-291-8454 if you have any questions.