Plantation Estates: West Bank Neighborhood of the Week
By Lisa Heindel, New Orleans Real Estate Broker
(Crescent City Living LLC)
For this week's neighborhood of the week, I took a drive through the winding streets of Plantation Estates in Marrero, LA. Originally developed in 1979 by Marrero Land and Development, Plantation Estates is located off of Barataria Blvd., just south of Lapalco Blvd.. The location provides a quick commute to employees at West Jeff Medical Center and is a short distance from Highway 90 B (West Bank Expressway) with easy access to downtown New Orleans and the Central Business District. The Plantation Estates Civic Association is charged with enforcing the neighborhood covenants and restrictions, including collection of the $60 per year home owners fee and the $280 per year security fee for community security patrols by Jefferson Parish Sheriff's officers. Membership in the civic associati...