Faubourg Marigny Improvement Association
Faubourg Marigny Improvement Association
Faubourg Marigny Improvement Association
Faubourg Marigny Improvement Association
Faubourg Marigny Improvement Association
Faubourg Marigny Improvement Association
Faubourg Marigny Improvement Association
Faubourg Marigny Improvement Association


Happy New Year! On your to do list:

Size Matters, Density Matters, Quality-of-Life Matters.
Come Help Protect Our Neighborhoods,
Public Meeting, sponsored by riverfrontalliance.org  - 
Wednesday, January 14, 7:00 p.m. at Holy Angels, 3500 St. Claude in Bywater

Make Your Voice Heard!

This meeting is happening because mutual concerns have unified several neighborhood organizations, speaking for thousands of citizens who will be negatively affected by proposed zoning. Changes to the draft CZO are necessary, before it has the force of law, to protect fragile neighborhoods and their citizens from harmful, irreversible land use policies. The Size Matters campaign continues as part of this initiative; find more information about the presentation here: riverfrontalliance.org
We believe Councilmember Ramsey is shaping her schedule to be in attendance. Councilmember-at-Large Jason Williams already had a previous engagement, but staff members will be there. Keep inviting all Councilmembers, as city-wide issues will be discussed. Let them know we want to work together for solutions.
Email the Council
Email the Board, info@faubourgmarigny.org, or  president@faubourgmarigny.org


Fête Marigny 2014 at Washington Square Park!
Click here for photos from 2014


Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance

The following three letters that have been sent to the CPC concerning the Draft CZO from FMIA

Draft CZO
Frenchmen Overlay
2706 Royal


Help Reduce Crime in the Marigny

Find out more here

Town Hall Meeting Report 7/21/14

Town Hall Meeting Report 7/23/14


Riverfront Alliance

Upcoming Meetings

Board Meeting: 2/4/14
Venue TBD

General Meeting: 2/23/15

Meet the Neighbors: 2/11/15
Indywood, 628 Elysian Fields Avenue
We encourage you to bring a neighbor who does not come to the meetings or is not a member

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News and Reminders:

Illegal Short Term Rentals

The FMIA held a city wide informational session to call for the city to take action against illegal short term rentals on May 20. Learn more info about illegal short term rentals.


FMIA Statement on Proposed Noise Ordinance

January 13, 2014 Statement

More about the Noise Ordinance

Special Board Zoning Meeting


Click here for the summary of the motions that were made at the special board meeting on November 26 in regards to the Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance and the votes for the same.

Habana Outpost


FMIA response to the proposed plans for the
Habana Outpost restaurant to be located at the corner of Esplanade Avenue and North Rampart.

Noise Ordinance

FMIA’s involvement and official position on the list of 7 essentials suggestions for improvement for our noise ordinance.
7 Essential Items
FMIA letter to MACCNO
MACCNO Recommendations


Washington Square Park

Washington Square Park
Needs Assessment 2012

Spring Home Tour

Spring Home Tour
The self-guided Home Tour features beautiful Marigny properties typical of this historic neighborhood. The Spring Home Tour is popular with locals and visitors alike providing an intimate view of stately homes and gardens. Funds raised support FMIA initiatives such as maintenance and repairs to Washington Square Park. The Washington Square Park Festival is free and open to the public.

Home Tour Press

A top-floor studio makes for a cozy owner's quarters - Times Picayune

To B&B or Not to B&B, Carol Gniady Talks Marigny Home Tour - Nola Defender

Marigny B&B owners take fight to airbnb.com - City Business


A Marigny Christmas


Annual Candlelight Christmas Caroling
at Washington Square Park was held on December 14th from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. The Phister Sisters lead the singing accompanied by hot chocolate and cookies, candles and songsheets. 

Fête Marigny

Fete Marigny

Click here for photos from 2014

Click here for photos from 2013

Click here for photos from 2012