vieux carre historic district, city of new orleans (LA) - design guidelines


In 2014, PDP was selected to write the Design Guidelines for the Vieux Carré Historic District, City of New Orleans, LA. PDP was previously engaged with the Historic District Landmarks Commission of the City of New Orleans and prepared Design Guidelines in 2009. Dominique M. Hawkins brought her expertise to the French Quarter to prepare Guidelines that are intended as a tool to help manage change and protect the Vieux Carré's architectural and historical resources.


Completed - August 2015



National Alliance of Preservation Commissions
   Commission Excellence Award, "Best Practices"

Society of American Registered Architects, Pennsylvania Chapter
   Excellence Award, Historic Preservation Category

AIA Pennsylvania, AIA New York State, AIA New Jersey, and AIA Connecticut
Honor Award, AIA QUAD Design Awards