Unified Development Code



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 Neighborhood Rezoning​

Planning, Zoning and Development planning and zoning staff are working with the Freetown Port-Rico neighborhoods to undertake a comprehensive rezoning.

The next public meeting is the Zoning Commission's monthly meeting on Monday, September 18, at 5:30 pm at the Clifton Chenier Center, 220 West Willow St., Building B. This will be a briefing of the proposed zoning. 

The Zoning Commission will  consider voting on a recommendation to approve the rezoning at their monthly public meeting on Monday, October 16, at 5:30 pm at the Clifton Chenier Center, 220 West Willow St. Building B. Please call Cathie Gilbert at 337-291-8454 if you have any questions.