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All residents of Lake Vista are encouraged to join LVPOA and take an active role in our community.

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Published four times a year, the Newsletter is distributed free to the community providing meeting notices, activities, and contacts.

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Our History

Lake Vista is a unique and beautiful neighborhood located between Lake Pontchartrain and City Park with an interesting history.

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Lake Vista News

  • LVPOA Semi-Annual Meeting Agenda The Lake Vista Property Owners Association will conduct a semi-annual meeting this evening at 6:00 in the Community Center at the center of Lake Vista.  New officers and board members will be elected.  Presentations will be made by: Rep. Stephanie Hilferty,  Councilman Jared Brossett or his assistant Peter Waggonner, Non-Flood Continue Reading
  • Sign Up for MailChimp! The LVPOA is switching from Constant Contact to MailChimp for email notifications (meetings, road closures, etc).  If you have been receiving emails via Constant Contact, no need to do anything.  The Constant Contact database has been moved over to MailChimp.  However, if you have not been receiving email notifications, but would Continue Reading
  • Big plans abound for development on Lake Pontchartrain  Developers hope to restore the lakefront as a major recreation destination.  By Jamal Melancon for Gambit. FOR DECADES, the shore of Lake Pontchartrain from West End Park to South Shore Harbor was a prime destination in New Orleans for dining, boating, family gatherings and entertainment. Neglect and environmental issues diminished Continue Reading
  • APRIL 24 LVPOA MEETING AND DINNER   The Semi-Annual General Membership Meeting of the LVPOA will be held on Monday, April 24th, 2017 at 6:00 PM at the LVPOA Community Center, 6500 Spanish Fort, 2nd Floor.  Election of new Officers, introduction to the new website and announcements. Meeting Flyer We will have a light dinner also! Continue Reading

Building Restrictions

Lake Vista Building Codes and Restrictions

East Restrictions (PDF) / West Restrictions (PDF)

Lake Vista Zoning - Permitted land use in Lake Vista, 30% maximum lot coverage, required setbacks, fencing, and other restrictions that are part of the Lake Vista Building Restrictions, were incorporated into the City's Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance under the Lake Vista chapters of the Lake Area Zoning Ordinance on October 18, 2007.

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.

Questions about Zoning?

Please feel free to send us an e-mail for all questions about zoning in Lake Vista and we will get back with you as soon as possible. In the subject line of the e-mail put ZONING. Be sure to include the following information:

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