Building in Abita Springs
Meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM in the Abita Springs Town Hall, 22161 Level Street.
All historic applications are due 10 days prior to the meeting date. Download and fill out the 3-page application which can be found on the Town’s website. (Any submittals received after the cutoff date will be carried over to the next months meeting)
All building plans must be submitted as a PDF as well as a full-size set showing all four sides of the structure, with all required info and measurements. (This includes a site plan / survey & the foot print of structure)
Historic regulations can be viewed on our web-page. (Please check all setback requirements, these are listed in the building permit packet under Planning & Zoning) Agenda information will be posted 7 days prior to each meeting. (Please check the web site to make sure you have been added to the Historic Agenda)
Building in the Historic District
If you would like to build in area zoned historic or historic/residential, you must first apply for a certificate of appropriateness.
You are welcome to request a place on the agenda for discussion if you have questions.
Steps to Appear before the Historic Commission:
1. Fill out the Approval Application
2. Visit the Office to be added to the Historic Meeting Agenda. The deadline to be added to the agenda is 10 days before the meeting. See the meeting schedule here.
3. Attend the Historic Commission meeting.